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Re: Patch to handle compressed sections
On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 10:39:18AM -0700, Craig Silverstein wrote:
> We could compromise and still give the section a different name, like
> .debug_info.zlib, and then store the 'nnnn' part in a .note section or
> somewhere else, but I didn't see much benefit to that.
Or in the beginning of .debug_info.zlib? (.zdebug_info?)
I've been looking at this and wondering if block compression makes
more sense; that would let an optimized consumer keep less than the
whole decompressed contents in memory.