Assembly - Text Section

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Code segment (CS) (“text segment”, executable code)

It defines an area in memory that stores the instruction codes. This is a fixed area.


Nasm syntax: The declaration global _start defines the entry point.

section .text
   global _start



The code instruction are saved in a segment called the code segment (CS).

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