Download Assemblers And Loaders pdf by David Salomon, Covering the design and implementation of assemblers and loaders, this comprehensive book opens with an introduction to one-pass and two-pass assemblers. important ideas like absolute and relocatable object files are mentioned, as are assembler features like local labels and multiple location counters. The format, meaning and implementation of the many directives are look at well, and the vital topics of macros and conditional assembly are introduced. The latter a part of the book is concerned with the listing file, the properties of disassemblers and a look at three special styles of assemblers. The book closes with a chapter on loaders and includes a very detailed example of the basic operation of a one-pass linking loader, together with alternative features and concepts like dynamic loading, bootstrap loaders, and overlays. Download the pdf from below to explore all topics and start learning.


1 Basic Principles
1.1 Assembler Operation
1.2 The Two-Pass Assembler
1.3 The One-Pass Assembler
1.4 Absolute and Relocatable Object Files
1.5 Two Historical Notes
1.6 Forcing Upper
1.7 Absolute and Relocatable Address Expressions
1.8 Local Labels
1.9 Multiple Location Counters
1.10 Literals
1.11 Attributes of Symbols
1.12 Assembly-Time Errors
1.13 Review Questions and Projects

2 The Symbol Table
2.1 A Linear Array
2.2 A Sorted Array
2.3 Buckets with Linked Lists
2.4 A Binary Search Tree
2.5 A Hash Table
2.6 Review Questions and Projects

3 Directives
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Program Identification Directives
3.3 Source Program Control Directives
3.4 Machine Identification Directives
3.5 Loader Control Directives
3.7 Block Control & LC Directives
3.8 Segment Control Directives
3.9 Symbol Definition Directives
3.10 Base Register Definition Directives

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