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Bug 189114 - eu-strip mangles separate debuginfo with relocation sections
Summary: eu-strip mangles separate debuginfo with relocation sections
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: elfutils
Version: 3.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Roland McGrath
QA Contact:
Depends On: 156342
Blocks: RHEL3U8CanFix
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-04-17 02:48 UTC by Roland McGrath
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2006-0368
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-07-20 12:51:52 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2006:0368 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Low: elfutils security update 2006-07-20 12:51:00 UTC

Description Roland McGrath 2006-04-17 02:48:28 UTC
+++ 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.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install kernel-debuginfo package.
2. Try to use foo.ko.debug.
3. See bad relocs.
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

This is a blocker for SystemTAP.

Comment 4 Roland McGrath 2006-04-18 18:00:04 UTC
Fix is in 0.94.1-1 build.

Comment 7 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-07-20 12:51:52 UTC
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,
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