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[PATCH] Adjust _Unwind_Word in unwind.h to version in libgcc.


I get the following warning while building glibc on s390-32 with gcc option -mzarch:

In file included from unwind.c:26:0:
unwind.c: In function 'unwind_stop':
../sysdeps/s390/jmpbuf-unwind.h:37:10: error: cast to pointer from integer of different size [-Werror=int-to-pointer-cast]
          (void *) (_Unwind_GetCFA  (_context) \
../sysdeps/s390/jmpbuf-unwind.h:51:17: note: in definition of macro '_JMPBUF_UNWINDS_ADJ'
   ((uintptr_t) (_address) - (_adj) < _jmpbuf_sp (_jmpbuf) - (_adj))
unwind.c:62:12: note: in expansion of macro '_JMPBUF_CFA_UNWINDS_ADJ'
|| ! _JMPBUF_CFA_UNWINDS_ADJ (buf->cancel_jmp_buf[0].jmp_buf, context,

Building on s390-32 in esa-mode or s390-64 is fine.

_Unwind_GetCFA returns an _Unwind_Word which is an unsigned
with a size of 4 bytes on s390-32 (esa-mode) and 8 bytes on s390-64.
On s390-32 (zarch-mode), _Unwind_Word has a size of 8 bytes, too.

_Unwind_Word is defined in sysdeps/generic/unwind.h as
typedef unsigned _Unwind_Word __attribute__((__mode__(__word__)));

In libgcc unwind header (<gcc-src>/libgcc/unwind-generic.h) this typedef has changed to "typedef unsigned _Unwind_Word __attribute__((__mode__(__unwind_word__)));" in June 2008.
With this mode, _Unwind_Word has a size of 4 bytes on s390-32 (zarch-mode).
The same change applies to _Unwind_Sword.
Thus this patch updates the unwind header according to these changes.

Afterwards, the int-to-pointer-cast-warning is gone away on s390-32 (zarch-mode) and the testsuite runs with the same test-failures as s390-32 (esa-mode) plus FAIL: c++-types-check. Here register_t is expected to has a size of 4 bytes, but it has a size of 8 bytes
due to
posix/sys/types.h:205:typedef int register_t __attribute__ ((__mode__ (__word__)));

The libgcc-patch for gcc 4.4 can be found here:
"[PATCH, spu, unwind] Remove attribute ((mode (word))) from unwind.h"

Ok to commit?


2015-07-28  Stefan Liebler  <>

	* sysdeps/generic/unwind.h
	(_Unwind_Word): Use __mode__(__unwind_word__)
	instead of __mode__(__word__).
	(_Unwind_Sword): Likewise.
diff --git a/sysdeps/generic/unwind.h b/sysdeps/generic/unwind.h
index 41b6aec..75d3084 100644
--- a/sysdeps/generic/unwind.h
+++ b/sysdeps/generic/unwind.h
@@ -31,8 +31,8 @@ extern "C" {
 /* @@@ The IA-64 ABI uses uint64 throughout.  Most places this is
    inefficient for 32-bit and smaller machines.  */
-typedef unsigned _Unwind_Word __attribute__((__mode__(__word__)));
-typedef signed _Unwind_Sword __attribute__((__mode__(__word__)));
+typedef unsigned _Unwind_Word __attribute__((__mode__(__unwind_word__)));
+typedef signed _Unwind_Sword __attribute__((__mode__(__unwind_word__)));
 #if defined(__ia64__) && defined(__hpux__)
 typedef unsigned _Unwind_Ptr __attribute__((__mode__(__word__)));

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