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RE: amd64 kernels and text address
On 24-Mar-2008 Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> I am trying to add Multiboot support to amd64 kernels. The first
> step in doing so is adding the Multiboot header at the beginning of
> the file (within the first 8KB of the _file_). Unfortunately, adding
> that as the very first thing in the entry point at locore.S does not
> have the desired effect.
I had this exact problem on the ofppc version of ofwboot. Take a look at the
ofwstart.S file there to see how I worked around it. Also note, that I used a
second trick to add the same section again later using the ldscript.
Tim Rightnour <root%garbled.net@localhost>
NetBSD: Free multi-architecture OS http://www.netbsd.org/
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