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Re: xfail gcc.dg test


David Edelsohn <dje@watson.ibm.com> writes:

> >>>>> Alan Modra writes:
> 
> Alan> On Fri, Oct 04, 2002 at 10:16:54AM -0400, David Edelsohn wrote:
> >> What are an appropriate ELF section name for text and data then?
> 
> Alan> .text and .data
> 
> 	But Richard said:
> 
> "The single leading dot infringes on traditional ELF namespace in a way
> that doesn't happen for xcoff."
> 
> so I thought it already was using the dot.  The text and data sections on
> AIX are ".text" and ".data".

I believe the problem is that if you have a function named "text",
then the symbols for that function are "text" and ".text", which
causes trouble.  Is it too late to change the second symbol to, say,
"_.text"?

-- 
- Geoffrey Keating <geoffk@geoffk.org>


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