Patchwork [U-Boot,v1,1/7] MIPS: u-boot.lds: merge all BSS sections and introduce symbols __bss_[start|end]

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Submitter Daniel Schwierzeck
Date Feb. 9, 2013, 8:33 p.m.
Message ID <1360442010-7520-2-git-send-email-daniel.schwierzeck@gmail.com>
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Permalink /patch/219437/
State Accepted
Delegated to: Daniel Schwierzeck
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Daniel Schwierzeck - Feb. 9, 2013, 8:33 p.m.
From: Daniel Schwierzeck <daniel.schwierzeck@gmail.com>

These symbols are used in later patches for as addresses for
clearing the BSS area in the relocated U-Boot image.

Signed-off-by: Daniel Schwierzeck <daniel.schwierzeck@gmail.com>
---
 arch/mips/cpu/u-boot.lds            | 11 ++++++-----
 arch/mips/include/asm/u-boot-mips.h | 12 ++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 18 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/arch/mips/cpu/u-boot.lds b/arch/mips/cpu/u-boot.lds
index 58a49b2..6980b86 100644
--- a/arch/mips/cpu/u-boot.lds
+++ b/arch/mips/cpu/u-boot.lds
@@ -70,13 +70,14 @@  SECTIONS
 	uboot_end_data = .;
 
 	. = ALIGN(4);
-	.sbss : {
-		*(.sbss*)
-	}
-
 	.bss : {
-		*(.bss*)
+		__bss_start = .;
+		*(.sbss.*)
+		*(.bss.*)
+		*(COMMON)
 		. = ALIGN(4);
+		__bss_end = .;
 	}
+
 	uboot_end = .;
 }
diff --git a/arch/mips/include/asm/u-boot-mips.h b/arch/mips/include/asm/u-boot-mips.h
index 6f26dfa..eda0498 100644
--- a/arch/mips/include/asm/u-boot-mips.h
+++ b/arch/mips/include/asm/u-boot-mips.h
@@ -8,4 +8,16 @@ 
 extern ulong uboot_end_data;
 extern ulong uboot_end;
 
+static inline unsigned long bss_start(void)
+{
+	extern ulong __bss_start;
+	return (unsigned long) &__bss_start;
+}
+
+static inline unsigned long bss_end(void)
+{
+	extern ulong __bss_end;
+	return (unsigned long) &__bss_end;
+}
+
 extern int incaip_set_cpuclk(void);