solib.c bfd_elf_get_arch_size() changes break build

Fernando Nasser fnasser@cygnus.com
Mon Sep 18 10:41:00 GMT 2000


Andrew Cagney wrote:
> 
> "J.T. Conklin" wrote:
> >
> > The changes to solib.c to use bfd_elf_get_arch_size() break the GDB
> > build for a.out targets that use solib.c such as NetBSD/i386 1.4.
> >
> > In info_sharedlibrary_command(), it appears that the intent was for
> > bfd_elf_get_arch_size() to fail at run time on non-elf targets.
> > However, that function/macro is not available on those targets
> > and GDB fails to link.
> >
> > I've enclosed the offending part of the diff.
> 
> Has anyone had a chance to look at this?
> 
>         Andrew
> 

I am getting complaints from everywhere about this.  I think we will have to 
revert this change ASAP!

Fernando



> >
> >         --jtc
> >
> > ***************
> > *** 1491,1503 ****
> >         return;
> >       }
> >
> > ! #ifndef TARGET_ELF64
> > !   addr_width = 8 + 4;
> > !   addr_fmt = "08l";
> > ! #else
> > !   addr_width = 16 + 4;
> > !   addr_fmt = "016l";
> > ! #endif
> >
> >     update_solib_list (from_tty, 0);
> >
> > --- 1504,1521 ----
> >         return;
> >       }
> >
> > !   arch_size = bfd_elf_get_arch_size (exec_bfd);
> > !   /* Default to 32-bit in case of failure (non-elf). */
> > !   if (arch_size == 32 || arch_size == -1)
> > !     {
> > !       addr_width = 8 + 4;
> > !       addr_fmt = "08l";
> > !     }
> > !   else if (arch_size == 64)
> > !     {
> > !       addr_width = 16 + 4;
> > !       addr_fmt = "016l";
> > !     }
> >
> >     update_solib_list (from_tty, 0);
> >
> >
> > --
> > J.T. Conklin
> > RedBack Networks

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