binutils 2.7 and linux

Marty Leisner (
Wed, 17 Jul 1996 13:22:32 PDT

I just built binutils 2.7 on linux...

It doesn't have the special objdump -k flag to build the kernel...

Are we going to get it into a gnu release (at lease do
#ifdef __linux__


around it if you want...

Is there another way to build the kernel?

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