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Re: [patch 0/3] Live PIDs with deleted files by /dev/PID/mem
- From: Jan Kratochvil <jan dot kratochvil at redhat dot com>
- To: elfutils-devel at lists dot fedorahosted dot org
- Date: Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:55:30 +0100
- Subject: Re: [patch 0/3] Live PIDs with deleted files by /dev/PID/mem
On Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:28:22 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> First the elf_from_remote_memory used the p_align value to see calculate
> the file offset and sizes of the segments in memory. But the dynamic
> loader doesn't p_align, it uses the actual pagesize,
The elfutils code really seems incorrect. ELF spec talks about p_align it is
"congruency", not "alignment". The field name is just confusing.