Subject: Re: prepeneded underscores in gcc
To: None <>
From: David Maxwell <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/03/2000 02:07:18
On Wed, Aug 02, 2000 at 09:29:35PM -0700, Aaron J. Grier wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 02, 2000 at 01:31:10PM -0500, John Hayward wrote:
> >    Is there a way to coax gcc to produce underscores in its code
> > generation under 1.5?
> try objcopy --remove-leading-char, or better yet, change the symbols.
> assuming a compiler prepends an underscore is bad coding.  (and isn't
> writing clean code what modula-3 is about?  ;)  )

Perhaps, but the people doing the m3 build-chain aren't m3 programmers
then ;-)

Building all of NetBSD with 'make build', even if you have to do any
workarounds for dependancies, is _much_ simpler than compiling m3.

David Maxwell,| -->
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