[ECOS] Question about the (arm-elf-gcc)compiler used for eCOS generation.

Gary Thomas gthomas@redhat.com
Fri May 10 04:47:00 GMT 2002

On Fri, 2002-05-10 at 02:47, HuangQiang wrote:
> Hi all:
>    The arm-elf-gcc cross compiler is used for ARM. Does it still follow the
> ARM-Thumb Procedure Call Standard(ATPCS)?
> Since a file called "hal_mk_defs.c" has been used in HAL, but it uses the
> main(), so when is this function called? how "hal_mk_defs.c" work inside the
> ecos?

The 'hal_mk_defs' program is only used during the build process to map generic 
"C" structures onto assembly-time constants.  It's not part of the eCos 
application per se, rather part of the compile environment.

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