Re: Processed: Re: Bug#624354: ./xpcshell: error while loading shared libraries: ./libxul.so: R_PPC_REL24 relocation at 0x0f9f0148 for symbol `_restgpr_29_x' out of range
On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 10:06:01AM +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 10:00:09AM +0200, Matthias Klose wrote:
> > On 04/28/2011 09:57 AM, Mike Hommey wrote:
> > >Take the build log, remove all lines without -fPIC, you'll only get
> > >lines for building binaries and objects that aren't linked into
> > >libxul.so. QED.
> > shows nothing at all, and in particular no reason for the reassignment.
> Another data point that I gave before: 3.5.17-1 built just fine, but
> 3.5.18-1 didn't. And attached here is the diff between both versions,
> since you don't trust the maintainer telling you that the switch in the
> toolchain is the likely culprit.
> But, yeah, it's just easier to dismiss toolchain bugs.
I'll also add that the symbol for which the relocation is failing,
_restgpr_29_x, comes from gcc, in gcc/config/rs6000/crtresxgpr.asm.
But you're right, it's most probably not a toolchain problem.