This option enables or disables the merging of const strings
that are placed in shareable sections by the compiler. Using
reduce the size of the image if there are similarities between const strings.
For a listing of the merged const strings you
The linker does not do any merging in AArch64 state.
The default is
By default, merging happens between different load and execution regions. Therefore, code from one execution or load region might use a string stored in different region. If you do not want this behavior, then do one of the following:
PROTECTEDload region attribute if you are using scatter-loading.
Globally disable merging with