The Linux binutils 18.104.22.168.4 os released
H. J. Lu <hjl <at> lucon.org>
2005-11-13 19:00:57 GMT
This is the beta release of binutils 22.214.171.124.4 for Linux, which is
based on binutils 2005 0821 in CVS on sources.redhat.com plus various
changes. It is purely for Linux.
The new i386/x86_64 assemblers no longer accept instructions for moving
between a segment register and a 32bit memory location, i.e.,
To generate instructions for moving between a segment register and a
16bit memory location without the 16bit operand size prefix, 0x66,
should be used. It will work with both new and old assemblers. The
assembler starting from 126.96.36.199.1 will also support
without the 0x66 prefix. Patches for 2.4 and 2.6 Linux kernels are
The ia64 assembler is now defaulted to tune for Itanium 2 processors.
To build a kernel for Itanium 1 processors, you will need to add