[PATCH] Darwin dead code strip support

Richard Henderson rth@redhat.com
Thu Aug 12 05:20:00 GMT 2004


On Wed, Aug 11, 2004 at 05:25:29PM -0700, Devang Patel wrote:
> You mean using one unused bits from tree_decl?

Yes.  We've got 14 spares, iirc.

> Well I used that approach and added code to emit .no_dead... directive
> in assemble_..(), in Darwin CVS gcc 3.3. But various people here,
> asked me to use this approach (emit directive in handle_used_attribute..)
> for 3.5.

"Various people"?

I'm just thinking that we've been spending quite a lot of effort
recently _not_ allocating DECL_ASSEMBLER_NAME before we need to.
This patch seems rather counter-productive to that.


r~



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