9.6.3 Directives

The following directives are provided for compatibility with the VDSP assembler.

.byte2
Initializes a two byte data object.

This maps to the .short directive.

.byte4
Initializes a four byte data object.

This maps to the .int directive.

.db
Initializes a single byte data object.

This directive is a synonym for .byte .

.dw
Initializes a two byte data object.

This directive is a synonym for .byte2 .

.dd
Initializes a four byte data object.

This directive is a synonym for .byte4 .

.var
Define and initialize a 32 bit data object.