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Re: [PATCH] Fix dladdr on hppa

On 07 Jan 2016 06:22, Carlos O'Donell wrote:
> On 01/02/2016 09:48 AM, John David Anglin wrote:
> > 2016-01-02  John David Anglin  <>
> > 
> > 	[BZ #19415]
> > 	* sysdeps/hppa/dl-fptr.c (_dl_fixup): Declare.
> > 	(elf_machine_resolve): New.  Return address of _dl_runtime_resolve.
> > 	(_dl_lookup_address): Rewrite using function resolver trampoline.
> > 	* sysdeps/hppa/dl-lookupcfg.h (DL_LOOKUP_ADDRESS): Don't clear bottom
> > 	two bits in address.
> Looks good to me.
> The existing code was not ia64 specific, but it did assume that all of
> the function descriptors were resolved before being compared, and that's
> not a very good assumption. There were similar problems on i386 and
> x86_64 until the compiler started loading the final symbol address from
> the GOT and passing that to dladdr, otherwise it passed the PLT entry
> address and that obviously causes the same problems hppa had.
> That's the reason there is probably no test case for this because I bet
> it also doesn't work reliable well on all the targets we support. For
> example dlfcn/tst-dladdr.c just makes sure the various entries are
> non-NULL in the returned struct.
> Mike could you hlep check this in?

i've pushed it now.  i checked the testcase in the bug and it works fine
on ia64, so i'll stop looking into it ;).

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