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Re: [PATCH] Implement x86 SIZE32/SIZE64 relocations
From: Jakub Jelinek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 17:53:10 +0100
> On Wed, Jan 16, 2013 at 08:32:54PM -0800, H.J. Lu wrote:
>> I checked x86 size relocation support into binutils and
>> pushed it to master branch in glibc.
> Please revert it, this should have never been a dynamic relocation.
So much push back for such a small amount of code that provides
useful functionality, unbelievable.
This can be used for tracing tools and access size validators,
which very much will result in these relocations ending up in
I do not think HJ should revert his changes at all.