Bug 65816 - mcount profiling has apparent problem on IA64
mcount profiling has apparent problem on IA64
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: libc (Show other bugs)
ia64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
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Reported: 2002-05-31 19:55 EDT by Suresh Rao
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-30 14:38:57 EST
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details showing ia32 vs. ia64 glibc profile_counter code differences (2.25 KB, text/plain)
2002-05-31 20:01 EDT, Suresh Rao
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2003:022 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: glibc security update 2003-01-22 00:00:00 EST

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Description Suresh Rao 2002-05-31 19:55:23 EDT
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Description of problem:
It appears IA-64 Linux profil_counter expects three parameters, but pthread 
library only sets two parameters for profil_counter. It looks like this might 
be a discrepancy between the ia32 and IPF profil_counter functions. (see 
attached details)

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Steps to Reproduce:
see attached code

Additional info:
Comment 1 Suresh Rao 2002-05-31 20:01:25 EDT
Created attachment 59184 [details]
details  showing ia32 vs. ia64 glibc profile_counter code differences
Comment 2 Mark J. Cox 2003-01-30 14:38:57 EST
An errata 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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