If input object files have any
that are identical, then the linker merges them to produce the smallest
while retaining all useful information.
The linker associates each input
with the filename of the corresponding input object. If it merges
.comment sections, then all the filenames
that contain the common section are listed before the section contents,
file1.o file2.o .comment section contents.
The linker merges these sections by default. To prevent the
merging of identical
.comment sections, use the
If you do not want to retain the information in a
then you can use the
to strip this section from the image.