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 11:25:06AM +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 11:17:34AM +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> > On Don, 2011-04-28 at 10:45 +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:
> > > On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 10:15:00AM +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:
> > > > 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.
> > No possibility of e.g. a static library being linked into a shared
> > object?
> None from the iceweasel source, at least.
> > > > > > 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.
> > The R_PPC_REL24 relocations may happen to work sometimes (possibly most
> > of the time).
> > > > 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.
> > >
> > > Even better, if I download xulrunner-1.9.1_126.96.36.199-1_powerpc.deb and
> > > take a look at the relocations in libxul.so, I can't even find the
> > > relocation ld.so is complaining about.
> > How did you look?
> > daenzer@thor|11:11:06> objdump -R /usr/lib/xulrunner-1.9.1/libxul.so|grep R_PPC_REL24
> > 0033faa0 R_PPC_REL24 _restgpr_29_x
> > 0033fdc0 R_PPC_REL24 _restgpr_29_x
> > 0033fea0 R_PPC_REL24 _restgpr_29_x
> > [...]
> > 47132 hits.
> And none of the offsets match the end of the relocation address ld.so is
> talking about.
> Now, for something interesting, LD_DEBUG=all says this:
> binding file ./libxul.so  to /usr/lib/libstartup-notification-1.so.0 : normal symbol `_restgpr_29_x'
> just before failing, and it (obviously) fails on the first of these
Actually, it doesn't fail on the first one.
libxul.so is loaded at 0x0f007000. The failure is at 0x0f9f0148, which
makes the relocation for offset 0x009e9148, which makes it the 3963th.