Symbols are a central concept: the programmer uses symbols to name things, the linker uses symbols to link, and the debugger uses symbols to debug.
_Warning:_ `as' does not place symbols in the object file in the same order they were declared. This may break some debuggers.
|Setting Symbols||Giving Symbols Other Values|
|Symbol Names||Symbol Names|
|Dot||The Special Dot Symbol|
|Symbol Attributes||Symbol Attributes|