KLD support in FreeBSD/AMD64

David O'Brien obrien at freebsd.org
Sat Jul 17 19:53:37 PDT 2004

On Fri, Jul 16, 2004 at 09:00:33AM -0700, 4Front Technologies wrote:
> Thanks Tim. I really appreciate your help. Let's hope that the -CURRENT has 
> fixed problems with the gcc compilers (-fPIC and -mcmodel=kernel problems) 
> as well.
Its not a problem with the GCC compiler.  Our old KLD design requires
relocations and a memory model that is in compatable with the AMD64
platform.  Peter Wemm redeisnged our modules on AMD64 such that they are
pretty much just ELF .o's.

-- David  (obrien at FreeBSD.org)

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