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Re: [PATCH 1/5] glibc: Perform rseq(2) registration at C startup and thread creation (v8)

----- On Apr 18, 2019, at 10:48 AM, Joseph Myers wrote:

> On Thu, 18 Apr 2019, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:
>> The approach above should work for arm32 be8 vs be32 linker weirdness.
>> For aarch64, I think we can simply do:
>> /*
>>  * aarch64 -mbig-endian generates mixed endianness code vs data:
>>  * little-endian code and big-endian data. Ensure the RSEQ_SIG signature
>>  * matches code endianness.
>>  */
>> #define RSEQ_SIG_CODE   0xd428bc00      /* BRK #0x45E0.  */
>> #ifdef __ARM_BIG_ENDIAN
>> #define RSEQ_SIG_DATA   0x00bc28d4      /* BRK #0x45E0.  */
>> #else
>> #endif
>> #define RSEQ_SIG        RSEQ_SIG_DATA
>> Feedback is most welcome,
> You'll also need __ASSEMBLER__ conditionals in the installed sys/rseq.h
> header so that it only defines constants and doesn't include any C
> declarations in that case, if RSEQ_SIG_CODE is meant to be usable in .S
> files rather than just inline asm in C files.

Good point!



Mathieu Desnoyers
EfficiOS Inc.

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