Copy relocations against protected symbols

Cary Coutant ccoutant@google.com
Thu Dec 18 18:53:00 GMT 2014


> Should we simply disallow creating DSO with protected data on targets
> with copy relocation?

I don't think so. Protected symbols are useful, and their presence
doesn't mean that a copy relocation will be needed. It would be pretty
heavy-handed, since most targets do support copy relocations.

-cary



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