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Purpose of the Linker

The purpose of the BL51 Linker is to:

  • Link object modules generated by the assembler and compiler.
  • Link object modules stored in library files generated with LIB51.
  • Build real-time applications that use the RTX51 real-time kernels.

To accomplish these objectives, the linker combines object modules and resolves references between them. This allows you to create large programs spread over a number of source modules, object modules, and libraries.

In operation, the BL51 Linker:

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