Subject: Re: Question for kernel hackers: Introduction to GNU AS? (books on binutils, etc.)
To: None <>
From: None <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/29/2002 12:13:50
On Tue, Jan 29, 2002 at 06:12:57PM +0100, wrote:
> > 	Can anyone make any suggestions for getting acquainted with the
> > GNU Binutils GAS?  I recently checked out a book on 80x86 assembly from
> > the engineering library here at Pitt[.edu], but of course, all the
> > examples use some useless Microsoft 'macro assembler', and of course, the
> M$ macroassembler is quite useful anyway. use nasm to have similar syntax.
> with as syntax is different.

I believe NASM does not emit PIC (so NASM code ought to be static linked
into a binary).