Bug 189114 - eu-strip mangles separate debuginfo with relocation sections
eu-strip mangles separate debuginfo with relocation sections
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: elfutils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Roland McGrath
Depends On: 156342
Blocks: RHEL3U8CanFix
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Reported: 2006-04-16 22:48 EDT by Roland McGrath
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0368
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Last Closed: 2006-07-20 08:51:52 EDT
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Description Roland McGrath 2006-04-16 22:48:28 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #156342 +++

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #156341 +++

Description of problem:

When eu-strip writes separate debuginfo from an ET_REL object such as a kernel
module (.ko file), it doesn't fix up the relocs referring to section symbols
removed from the symbol table.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install kernel-debuginfo package.
2. Try to use foo.ko.debug.
3. See bad relocs.
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This is a blocker for SystemTAP.
Comment 4 Roland McGrath 2006-04-18 14:00:04 EDT
Fix is in 0.94.1-1 build.
Comment 7 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-07-20 08:51:52 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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