[coreboot] debugging symbols for final ROM image

Jeremy Jackson jerj at coplanar.net
Tue Apr 22 02:21:29 CEST 2008

On Tue, 2008-04-22 at 02:03 +0200, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger wrote:

> You can use binutils, but the resulting file is still too big for my
> taste after compression. That's why my script did lots of dirty tricks
> to squeeze binutils output down do an absolute minimum.

Well now I'm curious, what else does binutils leave lying around, surely
the text/data sections are no different... the section headers/program
headers shouldn't be very big.  Any other sections can probably be
dropped given the right commands/options.

Jeremy Jackson
Coplanar Networks
jerj at coplanar.net

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