gold RELRO section detection on Sparc

David Miller
Mon Apr 9 02:51:00 GMT 2012

From: David Miller <>
Date: Sun, 08 Apr 2012 22:31:47 -0400 (EDT)

> Output_segment::is_first_section_relro() iterates over the orders
> trying to determine if the first data section other than the TLS
> section is RELRO.
> Can I just add "i == static_cast<i>ORDER_PLT" to the exceptions there
> and update the associated comment?
> Alternatively, why don't we just start the loop at ORDER_RELRO_LOCAL?

Nevermind, I see what's going on here, the ORDER_* and
Layout::default_section_order() bits that are emulating the
linker script doesn't handle cases like Sparc that need the PLT in the
data section after the relro bits.

Ian, any suggestions?

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