symbol table


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symbol table

[′sim·bəl ′tā·bəl]
(computer science)
A mapping for a set of symbols to another set of symbols or numbers.
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The symbol table of a binary contains the relation between a symbol name and an address, as we see in the Listing 9.
A typical tree-oriented mobile code representations compilation unit consists of a source module's abstract syntax tree and symbol table of a program (which would typically be generated during the compilation of the source program even if native machine code were to be targeted) [12, 29, 39, 28].
Each VSA display contains a vector or constellation diagram, eye diagram, error vector time display, error summary and symbol table.
A person uses a compiler without verifying the symbol table algorithm.
For example, the compiler's symbol table could only be accessed through a collection of subroutines existing solely for that purpose.
In addition to integration with third-party debuggers such as Wind River Tornado and Wind River Workbench, the latest version of Simics offers support for symbol table formats dwarf2 and dwarf3, and improved documentation, particularly for uses of third-party environments.
Hash is not intended for use by the clients of Symbol__Table since a client would "break" if the representation of the symbol table ever changed.
It reads symbol table information in exe continuously without fragmenting memory and a libraries.
This program implements the first data structure by having a symbol table package, which hides the details of its data structures from its user.
With the new, enhanced Java and FORTRAN parsers, source code is parsed and loaded into the symbol table at blazing speeds without requiring a recompile.
1, the latest version of its development environment which includes an open symbol table API, DDE debugger integration, and a 30-50% performance increase for project load time.