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Re: RFA: MIPS's _gp symbol and the new orphan-placement code
On Sun, 2004-11-14 at 17:41, Alan Modra wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 13, 2004 at 09:37:23PM +0000, Richard Sandiford wrote:
> > robust. Does anyone have any comments about the new _gp assignment in
> > my patch? Is it better, or could it lead to other problems? Do you
> > prefer the idea of introducing new orphan placement hints and keeping
> > the assignment as-is?
> I think your patch is OK, but I prefer the ". = ." hint for simplicity.
> As far as I'm concerned, it's up to one of the mips maintainers to
> say what they like. ;)
I'm fine with it as he suggests. I don't have a strong opinion as long
as it's documented in some way :)
I can't remember if you commented the hints or not, could you please do
that if you didn't?
Eric Christopher <email@example.com>