Map "" and ".text.unlikely" input section prefixes to separate output sections.

H.J. Lu
Tue Nov 20 03:06:00 GMT 2012

On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Alan Modra <> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 04:52:16PM -0800, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
>> Unfortunately it leaves us adding more special cases for section
>> names, which I really dislike.  Is there any happy medium?
> I understand the dislike, but I don't see an alternative.  We should
> have spoken up before the hot/cold support was added to gcc.  I also
> dislike the fact that -ffunction-sections can generate section names
> that match the names chosen for hot/cold sections.


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