9.36 --edit=file_list

Enables you to specify steering files containing commands to edit the symbol tables in the output binary.

Syntax

--edit=file_list
Where file_list can be more than one steering file separated by a comma. Do not include a space after the comma.

Usage

You can specify commands in a steering file to:
  • Hide global symbols. Use this option to hide specific global symbols in object files. The hidden symbols are not publicly visible.
  • Rename global symbols. Use this option to resolve symbol naming conflicts.

Examples

--edit=file1 --edit=file2 --edit=file3
--edit=file1,file2,file3 
Related concepts
6.6.4 Hide and rename global symbols with a steering file
Related reference
6.6.2 Steering file command summary
Chapter 10 Linker Steering File Command Reference
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