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Re: Using linker script to mark .debug_frame allocatable

On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 11:13:19AM -0400, Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 03:18:06PM +0100, Matt Fleming wrote:
> > Basically because the DWARF frame info is currently in the .debug_frame
> > section and I assumed that if no .eh_frame section was generated during
> > the partial link of the kernel source, I can move the .debug_frame input
> > section into a .eh_frame output section and it still wouldn't be
> > allocatable.
> > 
> > Is there a way to force all DWARF debug frame info to be output into a
> > .eh_frame section?
> Compile with unwind tables.  ARM's got an option to do this already
> (though that does not result in .eh_frame - ARM is special - it would
> on other platforms).

I thought that the unwind tables had an architecture-specific layout? Or
in any case, had more architecture-specific information encoded in their
entries than the DWARF info in .debug_frame?

I could be totally wrong about that, though.

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