[TUHS] why the leading under score added to function names?
lyricalnanoha at usotsuki.hoshinet.org
Tue Feb 21 13:41:38 AEST 2012
On Mon, 20 Feb 2012, Warner Losh wrote:
> And this convention went away with ELF binaries. No more _foo for
> function foo.
> Also, the fortran compiler would emit entry_ to as to not conflict
> either. Made calling C from Fortran, and vice versa, a lot of fun...
Watcom C did the postfix style, dunno if it still does.
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