--ropi linker option
Makes the load and execution region containing the RO output section position-independent.
If this option is not used, the region is marked as absolute. Usually each read-only input section must be Read-Only Position-Independent (ROPI). If this option is selected, the linker:
Checks that relocations between sections are valid.
Ensures that any code generated by the linker itself, such as interworking veneers, is ROPI.
The linker gives a downgradable error if --ropi is used without --rwpi or --rw_base.
You cannot use --rwpi:
With --scatter, --shared, --sysv, or --xo_base.
If an object file contains execute-only sections.