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Re: How to add a new target in binutils ?
- From: Ian Lance Taylor <iant at google dot com>
- To: Shawn <shaolin dot xie at ia dot ac dot cn>
- Cc: binutils at sourceware dot org, Triple Yang <triple dot yang at gmail dot com>, Zhang Yu <clarazhang at gmail dot com>
- Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2012 10:27:53 -0700
- Subject: Re: How to add a new target in binutils ?
- References: <505ABA96.firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 11:41 PM, Shawn <email@example.com> wrote:
> I'm new to binutils and I want to port a linker to a new architecture.
> What I need is just a very basic linker , which can link static elf object
> files or static libraries into executables, no functionality for shared
> library or dynamic link.
> I tried the Gold first, but found it has been bounded to the binutils,
> and can't be compiled separately. so I tried to port the bintuils as a
Although gold is part of the binutils, it does not use BFD. So to
port gold it would suffice to just change the top level configure and
> configure: error: *** unknown target vector bfd_elf32_mpu_vec
You need to add your new vector to the list in bfd/configure.in and
then run autoconf.