There are multiple ways to update the linker script.
Linker script is located with the source code of your application component. Update it by executing the following steps.
- Select the application component in the component view and expand
Sources. Right click
lscript.ld to open it.
- You can view the source code of the linker file by clicking the </> button.
- Undo/Redo: undo or redo the last actions for linker file.
- You can reset the linker script by clicking the Reset linker script button..
The linker script editor provides the following functionality.
Note: This linker script supports text format as well. You can click </> button to change to text format to do modification.
|Add Memory Regions
|This section lists the memory regions specified in the linker script. You can add a new region by clicking on the Add button to the right. You can modify the name, base address and size of each defined memory region.
|Stack and Heap Sizes
|This section displays the sizes of the stack and heap sections. Simply edit the value in the text box to update the sizes for these sections.
|Section to Memory Region Mapping
|This section provides a way to change the assigned memory region for any section defined in the linker script. To change the assigned memory region, simply click on the memory region to bring a drop-down menu from which an alternative memory region can be selected. You can select several or whole section and click drop-down button to change to a memory region together.