[LLVMdev] .debug_info section size in arm executable

Eric Christopher echristo at apple.com
Wed Nov 9 10:43:47 PST 2011

On Nov 9, 2011, at 10:35 AM, Chris Lattner wrote:

> On Nov 9, 2011, at 2:58 AM, Nick Lewycky wrote:
>> For one example, for enums clang will emit the names for all of the enum 
>> cases. GCC only emits the ones that are used.
> Is this a clang bug, or a feature?

IMO this is probably a feature. Thinking about it like this:

int foo(enum Bar x) {

int baz (int a)

It's not good, but people do it. Also constructing enums via & and | etc. It'd be nice to be able to get the name of whatever it is that the code generator actually produced :)

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