The current source in cvs produces funny characters something like this
 
see line 486 :
 
                            473 ;--------------------------------------------------------
                            474 ; global & static initialisations
                            475 ;--------------------------------------------------------
                            476  .area GSINIT  (CODE)
                            477  .area GSFINAL (CODE)
                            478  .area GSINIT  (CODE)
   0000                     479 __sdcc_gsinit_startup:
   0000 75 81r00            480  mov sp,#__start__stack
   0003 12s00r00            481  lcall __sdcc_external_startup
   0006 E5 82               482  mov a,dpl
   0008 60 03               483  jz __sdcc_init_data
   000A 02s00r33            484  ljmp __sdcc_program_startup
   000D                     485 __sdcc_init_data:
  000D                     486  .area GSFINAL (CODE) pgšggggg
   0000 02s00r33            487  ljmp __sdcc_program_startup
                            488 ;--------------------------------------------------------
                            489 ; code
                            490 ;--------------------------------------------------------