Re: GNU as vs nasm?
From: Tim Roberts (timr_at_probo.com)
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2004 05:16:41 +0000 (UTC)
Grumble <email@example.com> wrote:
>Scott Moore wrote:
>> ... but I will freely admit I have been
>> programming x86 much longer than gas has been available, so am
>> probally biased.
>You made me curious :-)
>As far as I can tell, work on the GNU assembler started in 1986,
>possibly 1985, a few months after Richard Stallman founded the Free
The so-called "gas syntax", which is really the issue here, is derived
directly from the AT&T Unix assemblers, and that dates back to the
-- - Tim Roberts, firstname.lastname@example.org Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.