[uClinux-dev] kernel modules

Bernhard Kuhn bkuhn at lineo.com
Wed Nov 14 21:06:45 EST 2001

Fabrice Gautier schrieb:

> Well, i'm not sure exactly how modules works, but i was wondering where they
> were loaded, if they need to be compiled with PIC (like shared libraries)
> and how the relocations works.

Modules are plain ELF and insmod does the relocation before
the code is copied to it known place in kernel space.


Bernhard Kuhn, Software Engineer, Lineo Inc. (Where Open Meets Smart)
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