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Re: [PATCH v2 0/10] Tilera (and Linux asm-generic) support for glibc
> * elf/elf.h: This change adds the relevant Tilera ELF constants.
elf.h always remains unified. If your constants and names are standardized
to the extent that binutils trunk is using them, then we will harmonize.
> * elf/stackguard-macros.h, scripts/check-local-headers.sh: These files
> only support tests, but there's no mechanism for a "ports" override.
> The tile changes are very localized in these files, and trying to set
> up a way to do per-architecture overrides seemed heavy-weight to me.
> However, if that would be preferred and a change to do this
> acceptable, I'm happy to pursue that direction.
Having ways for architecture-specific bits to come from sysdeps directories
is the right solution for cases like these. We can work out the details
just on libc-ports instead of this unreasonbly long CC list. When I'm
happy with the cleanliness of the solutions, I will put the necessary parts
into the main tree.
> For what it's worth, I know that there are other architectures waiting
> to benefit from glibc support for the new Linux "asm-generic" ABI, so
> there is certainly interest in the community.
That's all still libc-ports territory.