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Re: PATCH: Use COMDAT section group instead of gnu.linkonce
"H. J. Lu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Tue, May 04, 2004 at 11:52:54AM -0700, Mike Stump wrote:
>> On Monday, May 3, 2004, at 10:46 PM, H. J. Lu wrote:
>> >Should we start moving toward COMDAT section group? It will help fix
>> >DWARF2 problems.
>> We are in favor of this. Our platform doesn't yet have group COMDAT,
>> but, that is the way we know we need to go. Thanks.
> This patch enables COMDAT group. It even works with
> const int foo __attribute__((section(".gnu.linkonce.r.foo")));
> There are no regressions on ia32, ia64 and x86-64. You just need to
> on top of the current binutils in CVS.
Uh, surely there is a better way to do this than a long chain of
strcmp() operations on the linkonce section name?