Preprocessor for assembler macros?
Mon Mar 9 09:20:00 GMT 2009
Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> Philipp Marek <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> I already asked that on gcc-help@ but got no answer, so I'm trying again here.
> Sorry, this is the wrong mailing list, and so is gcc-help.
> email@example.com is for discussion of development of gcc. You are asking
> a question about the assembler. The assembler is part of the GNU
> binutils, not gcc. Try firstname.lastname@example.org. See
> http://sourceware.org/binutils/ .
>> I'm looking for a way to get inbetween the assembler macro processor and the
>> I'd like to get the assembler sources mostly as-is, but with the macros used
>> therein already expanded.
> As far as I know there is no straightforward way to do this. (There
> certainly was no way to do it back when I implemented macros in gas.)
OK, I have to ask. If you can't see the effect of macro expansion, how on Earth
did you test the macro processor. I even imagine how you'd develop a macro
processor whose output you couldn't see. :-)
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