bfd 2.10.90: Handle R_MIPS_REL32 relocations correctly

Maciej W. Rozycki
Tue Jun 20 05:57:00 GMT 2000

On Mon, 19 Jun 2000, Ulf Carlsson wrote:

> Thanks for the patch.  Do you have a testcase for this as well?  I do
> have ld crashes when I compile with gcc 2.96.  It seems like it could
> be the same problem since it doesn't happen with shared libraries, but
> with executables.  However, this patch doesn't solve it.  I'll look at
> it myself now.

 Basically any reference from executable's .data section to a .text object
defined within a shared library.  For example:

#include <stdlib.h>
void (*myfree)(void *) = free;

int main(void)
	return 0;

 I use gcc 2.95.2, so your problem might actually be different.

+  Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland   +
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