EXPORTAS directive enables you to export a symbol from the object file, corresponding to a different symbol in the source file.
is the symbol name in the source file.
symbol1musthave been defined already. It can be any symbol, including an areaname, a label, or a constant.
is the symbol name you want to appear in the objectfile.
The symbol names are case-sensitive.
EXPORTAS to change a symbol inthe object file without having to change every instance in the sourcefile.
AREA data1, DATA ; Starts a new area data1. AREA data2, DATA ; Starts a new area data2. EXPORTAS data2, data1 ; The section symbol referred to as data2 ; appears in the object file string table as data1.one EQU 2 EXPORTAS one, two ; The symbol 'two' appears in the object EXPORT one ; file's symbol table with the value 2.