Trouble with empty sections

Daniel Jacobowitz
Wed Nov 8 22:33:00 GMT 2006

On Thu, Nov 09, 2006 at 09:01:32AM +1030, Alan Modra wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 08, 2006 at 10:10:02AM -0500, Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> > Anyway, if no one thinks this is a bug since, as Alan noticed, there's
> > no .stack on input, then I'll just fix the failure.
> Do the ARM ABIs specify anything about a ".stack" section?  If so, I
> think the proper fix is to define elf_backend_special_sections for
> ARM.

No, I don't think so.  This is just a traditional section for Newlib.
I would have expected a linker script symbol definition to end up in an
allocated section by default unless it included non-allocatable input
sections, but it's definitely not a big deal.

Daniel Jacobowitz

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