dead function elimination
Tue Nov 14 12:16:00 GMT 2006
> I thght the linker alone was supposed to be able to do
No. It is a nice feature, but it is not a requirement of a linker.
> After all can't the linker determine which
> procedures are unreferenced in the final executable?
Which is exactly what the --ffunction-sections and --gc-sections
> If i'm not mistaken the diablo linker can do this?
It probably can.
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