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Re: Question about toolchain and objdump's output on ia64/mips/mipsel

On Tue, Aug 14, 2007 at 02:03:16PM +0100, Thiemo Seufer wrote:
> I presume this applies only to static functions whose address wasn't
> taken inside the module. Otherwise this would be a bug for e.g. callbacks
> exported via a function pointer.

I mentioned it in my reply to Raphael [1] but I think for Itanium
having these symbols and relocations in PIC objects is a decision
taken for optimisation reasons, so is expected behaviour [2] (though
I'm more than willing to be corrected on this).



[1] http://lists.debian.org/debian-ia64/2007/08/msg00001.html
[2] http://www.codesourcery.com/archives/cxx-abi-dev/msg01411.html

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