[v3,6/7] NEWS: Add ASCII command

Message ID 20240708150422.4926-7-binutils@emagii.com
State New
Headers
Series ASCII output section command |

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Commit Message

Ulf Samuelsson July 8, 2024, 3:04 p.m. UTC
  From: Ulf Samuelsson <ulf@emagii.com>

Signed-off-by: Ulf Samuelsson <ulf@emagii.com>
---
 ld/NEWS | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
  

Patch

diff --git a/ld/NEWS b/ld/NEWS
index e0b9341a8ef..58144afd7a4 100644
--- a/ld/NEWS
+++ b/ld/NEWS
@@ -1,5 +1,9 @@ 
 -*- text -*-
 
+* The linker script syntax has a new command for output sections: ASCII (<size>) "string"
+  This will insert a string of the specified length at the current location.
+  It will be zero-filled if the string is shorter than <size> and truncated if longer.
+
 * Add -z isa-level-report=[none|all|needed|used] to the x86 ELF linker
   to report needed and used x86-64 ISA levels.