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Date:      Thu, 18 Nov 1999 17:06:30 -0500
From:      "Stephane E. Potvin" <>
To:        John Polstra <>
Subject:   Re: gas pseudo-ops
Message-ID:  <>
References:  <000001bf260d$837c8770$0100000a@stephanep.bishop> <>

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John Polstra wrote:
> In article <000001bf260d$837c8770$0100000a@stephanep.bishop>,
> Stephane Potvin <> wrote:
> >
> > Do you think it would be possible to change the
> >       .type <symbol>,@object
> > for
> >       .type <symbol>,object
> > in gensetdef? By looking in the gas code I found that the assembler just
> > ignores the @ character.
> I think it would be much better to remove all of the platform-specific
> asm statements from gensetdefs and put them into a header
> <machine/gensetdefs.h>.  Gensetdefs would then emit an include of that
> header to get the needed definitions.
> This isn't very high on my personal priority list, though.

Fair enough. Anyway, I'm currently using a local gensetdefs for the arm
part as is done with the alpha instead of the default gensetdefs. So far
working pretty well so I'll let it that way for the time being.

Thanks for the answer though.


Stephane E. Potvin
InnoMediaLogic Inc. -

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