Re: [cc65] Why does sizeof(string) generates data?

From: Groepaz <>
Date: 2013-01-25 22:48:17
On Friday 25 January 2013, Ullrich von Bassewitz wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 10:00:33PM +0100, Groepaz wrote:
> > > Please note that there might still be data depending on your string
> > > settings. With --local-strings each string is output immediately, even
> > > in the given case.
> > 
> > that is....interesting. may i suggest to put this info into the
> > documentation?
> > 
> > :)
> It's already there: "--local-strings: Emit string literals to the data
> segment when they're encountered in the source."

yeah well, technically you are correct - however i would have never thought 
that it is also true in a situation as in the example given before, giving a 
hint or two wouldnt hurt :)


There is often a large gap between theory and practice... Furthermore, the gap 
between theory and practice in practice is much larger than the gap between 
theory and practice in theory. 
<Jeff Case>

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