[PATCH 2/4] LD: Support fixed-size sections some psABIs may require
Mon Feb 5 17:27:00 GMT 2018
> A warning might make sense, although given how linker processing is done
> it would require keeping track of section size update attempts and only
> issue the warning if the final one ends up with a size mismatch. I'll see
> if I can look into it, but given my other commitments right now I may not
> be able to do anything about it.
No worries - I do not see this as being a critical requirement.
>> Hmm, actually, going one step further - do we need to support a FIXED_SIZE(<vale>)
>> section attribute for linker scripts, so that these sections can be defined
>> there too ?
> I don't know, I would have to think about a use case. Maybe someone else
> can chime in.
If someone does then I am willing to investigate implementing the enhancement.
But I suspect that no-one will be really bothered about this, so it can remain
on the wish list for that day when I have run out of other things to do.
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