[OpenBIOS] Multiple APIs for ELF file handling

Mark Cave-Ayland mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk
Sat Mar 20 19:32:37 CET 2010

Blue Swirl wrote:

>>  I'm currently leaning towards the PPC method, since loadfs.c seems to be
>> such a lightweight wrapper that it hardly seems worth keeping. Can anyone
>> see a reason to keep this before I go and rip it out?
> I think ideally the internal APIs should be identical to POSIX ones
> (open, lseek, read/write, close). So this would be a step into right
> direction.

Okay - in that case I'll rip it out. Just as a side question, what could 
I use to test that I haven't broken the ELF code in QEMU? I'm guessing I 
could test using something like the FC12 bootable CD for each platform 
(x86, PPC and SPARC64) to check?



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