Monday, July 25, 2011

I was working on the EA5 converter today, and got it mostly working, but I've come to a design dilemma.

The conversion utility fills out a structure describing the layout of the data and bss sections. I can do the same thing in a linker script, and make the conversion simpler. However that adds complexity which is annoying, and potentially confusing for novice users.

As a related thought, I should look at the default linker script. It really should follow the requirements for EA5 files (.text at A000). I've got some thinking to do...

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