Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: 540e5d1: Forget about fixedpoint.c in any HWCODEC bin.
Re: 540e5d1: Forget about fixedpoint.c in any HWCODEC bin.
From: Michael Sevakis <jethead71_at_sbcglobal.net>
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 01:57:16 -0400
> Different functions and data are used from the source depending upon
> plugins, codecs or firmware and not everything is compiled
> with --ffunction-sections / --fdata-sections. Can the archive be compiled
> that way even if the what links to it is not and have it properly discard
> unused code and data? I suppose I can just try it if noone knows offhand.
My tests show that it doesn't work. Any <section>.<function/data> section
merely gets stuffed in <section> in the final output and no removal of
unused code or data is done.
Received on 2013-04-17