[PATCH] bfd: allow negative offsets to _GLOBAL_OFFSET_TABLE_ in elf64 SPARC

Nick Clifton nickc@redhat.com
Wed Sep 14 13:29:00 GMT 2016


Hi Jose,

> Can you guys think on anything that may break due to this?

Nope.  I assume that you have tested it on real hardware ?

> Otherwise, any objection to getting this pushed to binutils?

None - please apply.

Cheers
  Nick

> bfd/ChangeLog:
>     
>     2016-09-12  Jose E. Marchesi  <jose.marchesi@oracle.com>
>     
>     	* elfxx-sparc.c (_bfd_sparc_elf_size_dynamic_sections): Allow
>     	negative offsets to _GLOBAL_OFFSET_TABLE_ if the .got section is
>     	bigger than 0x1000 bytes.



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