[coreboot] r983 - in coreboot-v3: device include/device

Vincent Legoll vincent.legoll at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 18:10:01 CET 2008

On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 5:16 PM, Stefan Reinauer <stepan at coresystems.de> wrote:
> Vincent Legoll wrote:
>> Isn't all that kind of things doable via function pointers and link-time dead
>> code elimination ? That would achieve the no ifdeffery goal, and may be
>> cleaner code...
> Link time optimization would suggest we look into compiling with LLVM
> instead of gcc.

I was believing that current linkers discarded code of unused functions.
Would LLVM really be needed for that to happen ? Or are you thing of
more involved optimizations ?

> Has anyone tried this, yet?

Not me

Vincent Legoll

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