7.24 .equ symbol , expression

This directive sets the value of symbol to expression . It is synonymous with ‘ .set ’; see .set .

The syntax for equ on the HPPA is ‘ symbol .equ expression ’.

The syntax for equ on the Z80 is ‘ symbol equ expression ’. On the Z80 it is an eror if symbol is already defined, but the symbol is not protected from later redefinition. Compare Equiv .