On Monday 14 April 2008 02:05:06 dholland@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Synopsis: ld refuse "-Tdata" option on NetBSD/hpcmips
> State-Changed-From-To: open->suspended
> State-Changed-By: dholland@xxxxxxxxxx
> State-Changed-When: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 01:05:05 +0000
> This is a lame and long-standing bug in GNU binutils. If you complain to
> them loudly enough, they might fix it, but that's not too likely. (They
> will just tell you that -Tdata doesn't make sense in ELF, which is
> nonsense, and tell you to use a linker script, which is a pain.) If
> skrll wants to fix it, great, but realistically that probably isn't going
> to happen.
It's fixed in binutils 2.18
I was going to close this when/if I imported a newer bintuils.