RFC: Move .plt after .text in x86-64 binaries

H.J. Lu hjl.tools@gmail.com
Tue Nov 18 20:39:00 GMT 2014


One issue with

text
PLT
readonly data
GOT

layout is it uses smaller data size for larger text size since the layout with
data is

text
PLT
readonly data
GOT
data

The data size is reduced by PLT size.  If PLT is very large, impact
may be visible.


-- 
H.J.



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