as memory use for large bss arrays
Sat Jan 12 19:20:00 GMT 2008
On 11 January 2008 16:51, Andi Kleen wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 11, 2008 at 04:37:47PM -0000, Dave Korn wrote:
>> On 11 January 2008 16:33, Andi Kleen wrote:
>>> .type alloc_bm, @object
>>> .size alloc_bm, 4503599627370368
>>> .zero 4503599627370368
>>> Question is why does it even seek for generating BSS? That is just a
>>> number isn't it?
>> Surely in the absence of any section directive, that's not going to be
>> treated as @nobits?
> There is
> .section .init.data
> .align 32
> before it in my case.
Doesn't that mean "initialised data"?
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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