Controls the sort order of input sections that are placed using the
.ANY module selector.
is one of the following:
Sort input sections in descending size order.
Sort input sections by command-line index.
By default, sections that have the same properties are resolved using the creation index.
You can use the
--tiebreaker command-line option to resolve sections by the
order they appear on the linker command-line.
Use this option with the
The sorting governs the order that sections are processed during
assignment. Normal scatter-loading rules, for example
RW, are obeyed after the sections are assigned to regions.
The default option is