[PATCH 0/4] libdwfl: make dwfl_addrmodule work for Linux kernel modules

Mark Wielaard mark@klomp.org
Wed Dec 18 20:28:00 GMT 2019


On Thu, 2019-12-12 at 21:03 -0800, Omar Sandoval wrote:
> Reading the kernel code, the main sections are indeed contiguous. So
> this was entirely my bug. Sorry for the noise!
> 
> On the bright side, patch 2 ("libdwfl: remove broken coalescing logic in
> dwfl_report_segment") does seem like a legitimate bug.

It does indeed. How curious this code never worked as advertised.
I agree that it is probably best to just document that IDENT should
be NULL and is ignored. It comes with a testcase and removes various
extra fields from Dwfl_Module. Applied to master.

Thanks,

Mark



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