elf.sc and shared library for binutils

Eric Youngdale eric@aib.com
Sat Feb 25 14:10:00 GMT 1995


On Feb 25,  5:06pm, H.J. Lu wrote:
> Subject: elf.sc and shared library for binutils
> Here are some comments from elf.sc:
>
>   /* Adjust the address for the data segment.  We want to adjust up
to
>      the same address within the page on the next page up.  It
would
>      be more correct to do this:

	Maybe I am missing something, but why is this so important.
 All we
end up doing is wasting one page of VM (not physical memory, just
virtual memory).
Is there something else here?

-Eric


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