What is BSS(Block Started by Symbol)?

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Linux - What is BSS(Block Started by Symbol)? - June 09, 2009 at 21:00 pm by Vidya Sagar

What is BSS(Block Started by Symbol)?

UNIX linkers produce uninitialized data segments. The segments that contain the program code and data are called text segments. These segments contain initialized data. The objects in the Block Started by Symbol segment contain only a name and size but not the value. 

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