[kwlug-disc] any good online reference for detailed gcc compilation/execution?

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Wed Nov 4 02:24:49 EST 2009

On Wed, 4 Nov 2009, Chris Bruner wrote:

> Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> >   as part of a tutorial i'm writing, i want to include a detailed
> > explanation of how a simple C program ("hello, world") gets compiled
> > and executed, including references to things like crtbegin.o,
> > crtend.o, libgcc, and so on.  and i'll also be including a breakdown
> > of all the gcc-related packages and how they work together to take
> > something as simple as "hello, world" and turn it into an executable.
> > (references to nm, objdump, readelf, etc.)
> >
> >   anyone know a decent writeup of that online somewhere?  i know lots
> > of bits and pieces, but nothing that covers that from beginning to
> > end.  thoughts?
> >
> > rday
> > --
> >
> Happened across this link and thought it might be useful.
> http://www.tenouk.com/ModuleW.html

  that's definitely getting closer, thanks.


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