ld warning, allocated section not in segment

Vivek Goyal vgoyal@in.ibm.com
Sun Oct 15 19:09:00 GMT 2006

On Fri, Oct 13, 2006 at 12:28:32PM +0100, Nick Clifton wrote:
> Hi Vivek,
> >ld: .tmp_vmlinux1: warning: allocated section `.smp_altinstr_replacement' 
> >not in segment
> >I am using ld version GNU ld version 20040927
> >This is also reproducible by linker version 2.16.1
> I think that you may need a newer version of the linker (2.17). 
> Possibly you may even need the current development version of the linker 
> from the mainline of the binutils sources.

Hi Nick,

Does that mean that this is an undesired behaviour, hence a bug and has
been fixed in latest binutils sources? First of all I don't even understand
what does it mean?


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