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Re: [PATCH] libebl: Don't assume ELF notes are "GNU" when unknown, recognize "Go" notes.
- From: Jan Kratochvil <jan dot kratochvil at redhat dot com>
- To: elfutils-devel at lists dot fedorahosted dot org
- Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2016 19:20:51 +0100
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] libebl: Don't assume ELF notes are "GNU" when unknown, recognize "Go" notes.
On Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:10:46 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> We used to assume any unknown ELF note provider name was "GNU" and didn't
> recognize any of the "Go" provider types. We now check the provider name
> explictly in ebl_object_note_type_name and recognize the following Go
> note names: PKGLIST, ABIHASH, DEPS and BUILDID.
It looks/works OK for me.
> But there is no attempt
> yet in ebl_object_note to decode the description of these notes.
Yes, I may need to code that soon.