9.70 __attribute__((zero_init)) variable attribute

The section attribute specifies that a variable must be placed in a particular data section. The zero_init attribute specifies that a variable with no initializer is placed in a ZI data section. If an initializer is specified, an error is reported.

Examples

__attribute__((zero_init)) int x;                    /* in section ".bss" */
__attribute__((section("mybss"), zero_init)) int y;  /* in section "mybss" */
Related reference
9.46 __attribute__((section("name"))) function attribute
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