Bug 840126 - redundant DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter-DW_AT_abstract_origin
redundant DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter-DW_AT_abstract_origin
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dwz (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity low
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-07-13 15:23 EDT by Jan Kratochvil
Modified: 2015-02-17 09:21 EST (History)
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xorg-x11-server-1.12.3-1.fc18 Xorg.debug.xz original (2.22 MB, application/octet-stream)
2012-07-13 15:28 EDT, Jan Kratochvil
no flags Details
xorg-x11-server-1.12.3-1.fc18 Xorg.debug.xz dwz-optimized (1.81 MB, application/octet-stream)
2012-07-13 15:30 EDT, Jan Kratochvil
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Description Jan Kratochvil 2012-07-13 15:23:34 EDT
Description of problem:
Currently dwz-optimized DWARF may cause GDB internal-error (Bug 839596).
Going to fix GDB but that DWARF construct has no use anyway so posting it as missed DWZ optimization here.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
dwz Xorg.debug

original Xorg.debug:
 <0><1409ed>: Abbrev Number: 1 (DW_TAG_compile_unit)
 <2><14637c>: Abbrev Number: 50 (DW_TAG_formal_parameter)
    <14637d>   DW_AT_name        : key
    <146381>   DW_AT_decl_file   : 2
    <146382>   DW_AT_decl_line   : 114
    <146383>   DW_AT_type        : <0x14639b>
 <2><146711>: Abbrev Number: 66 (DW_TAG_GNU_call_site)
    <146712>   DW_AT_low_pc      : 0x48894d
    <14671a>   DW_AT_abstract_origin: <0x146595>
 <3><14671e>: Abbrev Number: 74 (DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter)
    <14671f>   DW_AT_abstract_origin: <0x14637c>
    <146723>   DW_AT_GNU_call_site_value: 3 byte block: f3 1 54         (DW_OP_GNU_entry_value: (DW_OP_reg4 (rsi)))
not found: DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref: <0x14637c>

optimized Xorg.debug:
 <0><1c2a8>: Abbrev Number: 2 (DW_TAG_partial_unit)
 <2><1c2dc>: Abbrev Number: 96 (DW_TAG_formal_parameter)
    <1c2dd>   DW_AT_name        : key
    <1c2e1>   DW_AT_decl_file   : 2
    <1c2e2>   DW_AT_decl_line   : 114
    <1c2e3>   DW_AT_type        : <0x1c2f5>
 <0><110990>: Abbrev Number: 79 (DW_TAG_compile_unit)
 <2><1134cd>: Abbrev Number: 115 (DW_TAG_GNU_call_site)
    <1134ce>   DW_AT_low_pc      : 0x48894d
    <1134d6>   DW_AT_abstract_origin: <0x113370>
 <3><1134d8>: Abbrev Number: 106 (DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter)
    <1134d9>   DW_AT_abstract_origin: <0x1c2dc>
    <1134dd>   DW_AT_GNU_call_site_value: 3 byte block: f3 1 54         (DW_OP_GNU_entry_value: (DW_OP_reg4 (rsi)))
not found: DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref: <0x1c2dc>

In optimized DWARF DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter-DW_AT_abstract_origin points outside of its CU which was problem for GDB.

But as no callee is referencing this DIE <0x1c2dc> by DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref this DIE can be dropped.  No other CU can use the intra-cu binding DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref-DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter-DW_AT_abstract_origin.
Comment 1 Jan Kratochvil 2012-07-13 15:28:32 EDT
Created attachment 598155 [details]
xorg-x11-server-1.12.3-1.fc18 Xorg.debug.xz original
Comment 2 Jan Kratochvil 2012-07-13 15:30:43 EDT
Created attachment 598157 [details]
xorg-x11-server-1.12.3-1.fc18 Xorg.debug.xz dwz-optimized
Comment 3 Jan Kratochvil 2012-07-13 15:46:30 EDT
As DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref uses CU-relative reference in fact DW_TAG_GNU_call_site_parameter-DW_AT_abstract_origin cannot be moved into DW_TAG_partial_unit even if it was referenced (dwz probably already solves it although I do not know).
Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2013-04-03 11:05:43 EDT
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