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Re: .dynsym pain
On Wed, Jul 14, 1999 at 01:00:18AM -0700, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> But, I'm nervous about the need for *two* sorts. The reason for the
> first sort is to calculate the size of the GOT:
> So, if we resort, and the GOT gets bigger, that's very bad. I assume
> that this can't happen.
It surely shouldn't. It should only shrink.
> Perhaps you could add an assertion to check
> that this situation does not occur? Just checking `elf_hash_table
> (info)->dynsymcount - g->global_gotsym->dynindx' before and after the
> second sort should do it.
Yes, I'll add something. I don't think that'll do it since
the versioning code doesn't decrement dynsymcount, so I just
write a new value at the end of renumber_dynsym.
But saving a g->global_gotsize should do the trick.