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Re: [LTO][PATCH] Check for defintions in prevailing DECLs
Diego Novillo wrote:
Jason, Mark, is there a special meaning for a TREE_STATIC function
decl to also have DECL_EXTERNAL set?
In C++, we leave DECL_EXTERNAL set on functions which may or may not be
emitted in the current translation unit until we decide to emit them, at
which point the flag is cleared. As I recall, this was necessary to get
the necessary assemble_external calls for functions we don't emit but do