Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Greywolf <>
From: Matt Fredette <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/26/2002 19:31:43
> # A few months ago I fooled around with adding 68000 ELF PIC support to gcc
> # and binutils.  I think I finished, but never got around to testing it -
> # I was sorta only interested in seeing if it could be put together at all.
> #
> # I guess I could try to finish it up, but one thing that always discouraged
> # me about 68000 PIC is the limited process address space: only 16MB total.
> Wasn't the Sun2 68010?  ISTR the 010 being like the 000 (obviously) except
> with support for a MMU and being just a hair faster.

All true.  I say 68000 in the gcc/binutils context because everything I
do there applies to both, and I think 68000 resonates more with folks
than 68010.

Matt Fredette