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Symbol table(hash table) in gcc or other C compiler?

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who can tell me how the symbol table is designed in gcc.
or other compiler.
what's the whole structure?

ThankS !
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Is it true that you just want to know the symbol table
in gcc or in a general compiler for C programming langue ?

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I just want to know how the symbol
table is organized in C compiler.
gcc or other.
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hi wedong:

I think this is a big question that cannot be described clearly in a few words. There is a good web site introducing symbol table management of linkers at:

http://www.iecc.com/linker

hope this can help you.
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