Re: [PATCH] Re: Gate DSO not building properly?

From: David Mosberger <>
Date: 2003-10-23 14:56:57

Thanks for tracking this down & the patch.  I applied it now.


>>>>> On Thu, 23 Oct 2003 11:52:30 +1000, Ian Wienand <> said:

  Ian> Maybe just change it and add something like 

  Ian> Even though this is put with __special_page_section which is given
  Ian> attributes "ax" (head.S), gas will match anything with a prefix
  Ian> '.data.' as a data special section.  Thus to stop unnecessary warning
  Ian> about changing attributes, we use the .data section standard
  Ian> attributes "aw" when creating gate-data.o

  Ian> to the changelog?

  Ian> -i
  Ian> ===== gate-data.S 1.1 vs edited =====
  Ian> --- 1.1/arch/ia64/kernel/gate-data.S	Thu Jun 12 18:09:19 2003
  Ian> +++ edited/gate-data.S	Thu Oct 23 11:51:03 2003
  Ian> @@ -1,3 +1,3 @@
  Ian> -	.section .data.gate, "ax"
  Ian> +	.section .data.gate, "aw"
  Ian> .incbin "arch/ia64/kernel/"
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