Problems porting fbi

Stefan Sperling stsp at
Fri Sep 22 11:09:47 CEST 2006

On Fri, Sep 22, 2006 at 08:25:03AM +0100, Malcolm wrote:
> On 22/09/06, Patrick West <patrwest at> wrote:
> > I am trying to port fbi to dslinux but am running into trouble. After a bit
> > of fiddling I got fbi to compile, I had to get a copy of libjpeg from the
> > uClinux web page. All of the configuration was already done to accept
> > libjpeg, I guess it was removed at some point.
> libjpeg is in our CVS repository, but only on the uclinux branch.
> There are instructions on how to merge things from the uclinux branch
> on the wiki.

Specifically at
> > The error is:
> > BINFMT_FLAT: reloc outside program 0x44df0200 (0 - 0xfa107434/0x2d4c0),
> > killing fbi!
> Can you supply the output of "arm-linux-elf-flthdr fbi" please.
> A log of the build of fbi might help too.

I got this using a toolchain with a linker script
that was not XIP aware.

Patrick, what toolchain are you using?


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