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Bug #7897

loader.efi: Use 32-bit value for .text padding, for linker portability

Added by Toomas Soome about 3 years ago. Updated about 3 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
bootloader
Start date:
2017-02-19
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
needs-triage

Description

FreeBSD patch: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/base?view=revision&revision=r306264

Use 32-bit value for .text padding, for linker portability

GNU ld interprets the padding value as a variable-length byte string, while GNU gold and LLVM lld interpret it as a 32-bit value.

History

#2

Updated by Electric Monk about 3 years ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
  • % Done changed from 90 to 100

git commit 6e28b3a925501ed4b842fd8e877e8a89989a4c5c

commit  6e28b3a925501ed4b842fd8e877e8a89989a4c5c
Author: Toomas Soome <tsoome@me.com>
Date:   2017-03-03T13:37:13.000Z

    7897 loader.efi: Use 32-bit value for .text padding, for linker portability
    Reviewed by: Yuri Pankov <yuri.pankov@gmail.com>
    Approved by: Dan McDonald <danmcd@omniti.com>

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