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Subject: [DPRG] Off Topic: gcc help
From: Dave Hylands dhylands at gmail.com
Date: Tue Jul 20 16:13:18 CDT 2010

Hi guys,

>     11. Operators:
>         (a) Arithmetic (+, -, *, /, %)
>                This will be where the work needs to be done.
>                 1) no math library
>                  2) no available multiply nor divide instruction, so a
> library is needed for those functions
>                 3) no divide, so '%' will require a "library" function

My understanding is that this is the purpose of libgcc.a is for - it
provides helper functions to perform those operations that C requires,
but which the microprocessor can't implement directly.

Dave Hylands
Shuswap, BC, Canada

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