Subject: Re: libsa/loadfile.c
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/16/2001 18:17:41
On Tue, Jul 17, 2001 at 10:53:14AM +1000, email@example.com wrote:
> Sure - no header, no symbols. What I really mean is, if there
> is no header, will DDB crash and burn? Or will it just be a little
> "dumber" than usual ( Dumb DeBugger :-)
No symbols, but if you cribble the Booter to not load them
properly, then your Booter is buggy, be definition.
> OK. So if the Booter's LOAD_KERNEL has LOAD_HDR,
> then both a.out and ELF kernels will have full DDB support,
> otherwise just a.out ones will work ?
Correct, if you have LOAD_HDR, both will work. If you do not
have LOAD_HDR, ELF will fail.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>