George Boudreau georgeb at
Thu May 24 19:19:31 PDT 2007

Robert Connolly wrote:
> On Wednesday May 23 2007 06:16:14 pm George Boudreau wrote:
>> Robert Connolly wrote:
>>> Do any of you know assembly well enough to convert this:
>>    It has been a few years.
>>> to something gcc can compile?
>>   Are you looking to convert this to 'C' or just strip the unnecessary code
>>   And remove all the options, making bs=1 the
> To convert to at&t/gnu dialect assembly, with the options removed.

Now I remember why I gave up assembler for 'C'. But I have a stripped 
down version of your dd that compiles with
   gcc -c dd.s
   ld -o dd dd.o
   strip dd give 884 bytes.

The comments are sparse and I will add to them shortly. With a 1-byte 
block size copy large files is not recommended.

> robert

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