[llvm-commits] [llvm] r62279 - in /llvm/trunk: docs/ include/llvm/ include/llvm/Support/ lib/Analysis/IPA/ lib/Archive/ lib/AsmParser/ lib/Bitcode/Reader/ lib/Bitcode/Writer/ lib/CodeGen/ lib/CodeGen/AsmPrinter/ lib/CodeGen/SelectionDAG/ lib/Exec

Rafael Espindola espindola at google.com
Fri Jan 16 02:50:56 PST 2009

> what's private linkage and why do we want it?  Can't the
> desired effect be achieved using visibility or sections?

No. Sometimes we want to remove a value from the symbol table
completely.  That is why most (all?) assemblers omit labels that start
with a given prefix. Take a look at bug  3267.

> Best wishes,
> Duncan.

Rafael Avila de Espindola

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