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2014-12-30 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17773
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_final_link): Assign the file position for
the symbol string table only there are symbols to be emitted.
2014-12-28 Alan Modra <>
PR 17766
* pei-x86_64.c (pex64_bfd_print_pdata_section): Correct string
length. Use memcpy rather than strcpy.
2014-12-26 Alan Modra <>
PR 17755
* elf64-sh64.c (sh_elf64_copy_private_data_internal): Delete code
copying SHF_SH5_ISA32.
2014-12-25 Thomas Preud'homme <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_merge_eabi_attributes): Handle new
Tag_ABI_VFP_args value and replace hardcoded values by enum values.
(elf32_arm_post_process_headers): Set e_flags in ELF header as hard
float only when Tag_ABI_VFP_args is 1, using new enum value
AEABI_VFP_args_vfp to check that.
2014-12-24 H.J. Lu <>
* pei-x86_64.c (pex64_bfd_print_pdata_section): Add cast to
unsigned long.
2014-12-24 Pierre Muller <>
Add support for pdata output for pe coff objects.
* pe-x86_64.c (pex64_bfd_print_pdata): Add external
(bfd_pe_print_data): Set macro to pex64_bfd_print_data.
* pei-x86_64.c (pex64_bfd_print_pdata): Changed to
global function. Now handles multiple .pdata sections.
(pex_bfd_print_pdata_section): New static helper function,
using most of old pex_bfd_print_pdata function code, but adding
support for coff pe objects, which might have some fields
starting at zero offset.
(pex64_print_all_pdata_sections) : New static helper function,
used in call to bfd_map_over_sections inside new
pex66_bfd_print_pdata function.
(bfd_boolean pdata_count): New static variable, used to return
bfd_boolean value for pex64_bfd_print_pdata function.
2014-12-24 Alan Modra <>
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_output_symbols): Remove BSF_WEAK
flag from bfd_link_hash_defined symbols.
2014-12-23 Andrew Burgess <>
* elf32-avr.c (bfd_elf_avr_final_write_processing): Don't set
2014-12-23 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_define_linkage_sym): Set linker_def.
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol): Clear linker_def
2014-12-22 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* archive.c (do_slurp_bsd_armap): Return if the parsed_size is
(bfd_slurp_armap): Zero terminate the name.
(bfd_generic_stat_arch_elt): If there is no header, fail.
* elf32-arc.c (arc_info_to_howto_rel): Replace BFD_ASSERT with
error message.
* elf32-avr.c (avr_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-cr16c.c (elf_cr16c_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-cris.c (cris_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-d10v.c (d10v_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-d30v.c (d30v_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-dlx.c (dlx_rtype_to_howto): Likewise.
* elf32-epiphany.c (epiphany_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-fr30.c (fr30_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-frv.c (frv_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-i960.c (elf32_i960_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-ip2k.c (ip2k_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-iq2000.c (iq2000_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-lm32.c (lm32_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-m32c.c (m32c_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-m32r.c (m32r_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-m68hc11.c (m68hc11_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-m68hc12.c (m68hc11_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-mep.c (mep_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-metag.c (metag_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-moxie.c (moxie_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-msp430.c (msp430_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-mt.c (mt_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-nds32.c (nds32_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-or1k.c (or1k_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-rl78.c (rl78_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-rx.c (rx_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-v850.c (v850_elf_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-visium.c (visium_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf32-xgate.c (xgate_info_to_howto_rel): Likewise.
* elf32-xtensa.c (elf_xtensa_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf64-mmix.c (mmix_info_to_howto_rela): Likewise.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_reloc_type_lookup): Likewise.
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_bfd_reloc_from_type): Likewise.
* elf64-sparc.c (elf64_sparc_slurp_one_reloc_table): Add range
checking of reloc symbol index.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_canonicalize_one_reloc): If no symbols have
been provided then set the reloc's symbol to undefined.
* reloc.c (bfd_generic_get_relocated_section_contents): Add range
checking of the reloc to be applied.
* versados.c (process_otr): Add more range checks.
(versados_canonicalize_reloc): If the section is unknown, set the
symbol to undefined.
* vms-alpha.c (_bfd_vms_slurp_eisd): Add range checks.
(alpha_vms_object_p): Likewise.
2014-12-18 Richard Henderson <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ELF_COMMONPAGESIZE): Set to 64k.
* elf64-ppc.c (ELF_COMMONPAGESIZE): Likewise.
2014-12-16 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* format.c (bfd_check_format_matches): Check for a matching vector
before using match priorities.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_canonicalize_one_reloc): Fix off-by-one
errors with previous delta.
2014-12-15 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17713
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_gc_mark_rsec): Check corrupt input.
2014-12-13 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17689
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_link_hash_entry): Add needs_copy.
Change has_bnd_reloc to bit field.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_newfunc): Initialize needs_copy and
has_bnd_reloc to 0.
(elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Set has_bnd_reloc to 1 instead
of TRUE.
(elf_x86_64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Copy needs_copy from the
real definition to a weak symbol.
(elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Also check needs_copy of a
weak symbol for PIE when discarding space for relocs against
symbols which turn out to need copy relocs.
(elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Also check needs_copy of a
weak symbol for PIE with copy reloc.
2014-12-12 Alan Modra <>
PR 15228
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_adjust_dynamic_copy): Call bfd_set_error.
2014-12-12 Alan Modra <>
PR 15228
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_adjust_dynamic_copy): Add "info" param.
Error on copy relocs against protected symbols.
(elf_merge_st_other): Set h->protected_def.
* elf-bfd.h (struct elf_link_hash_entry): Add "protected_def".
(_bfd_elf_adjust_dynamic_copy): Update prototype.
* elf-m10300.c (_bfd_mn10300_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Update
_bfd_elf_adjust_dynamic_copy call.
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-cr16.c (_bfd_cr16_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-cris.c (elf_cris_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-hppa.c (elf32_hppa_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-i370.c (i370_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-lm32.c (lm32_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-m32r.c (m32r_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-m68k.c (elf_m68k_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-metag.c (elf_metag_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-or1k.c (or1k_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-s390.c (elf_s390_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-sh.c (sh_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-tic6x.c (elf32_tic6x_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-tilepro.c (tilepro_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf32-vax.c (elf_vax_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf64-s390.c (elf_s390_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf64-sh64.c (sh64_elf64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elfxx-sparc.c (_bfd_sparc_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
* elfxx-tilegx.c (tilegx_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
2014-12-11 Keith Seitz <>
* elf.c (elf_parse_notes): Define convenience macro
GROKER_ELEMENT to add elements to 'grokers' array.
Add 'len' element to 'grokers'.
Use grokers.len instead of sizeof in string
2014-12-10 Alan Modra <>
* (BFD32_LIBS, BFD32_LIBS_CFILES): Remove dwarf2
and coffgen. Add coff-bfd. Sort.
(BFD32_BACKENDS, BFD32_BACKENDS_CFILES): Add coffgen and dwarf2.
* bfd-in.h (bfd_coff_get_syment, bfd_coff_get_auxent): Delete.
(struct coff_comdat_info, bfd_coff_get_comdat_section): Delete.
* coffgen.c (coff_symbol_from): Move to coff-bfd.h as macro,
without unused param. Update uses.
(bfd_coff_get_comdat_section): Move to coff-bfd.h as macro.
(bfd_coff_get_syment, bfd_coff_get_auxent): Move to coff-bfd.c.
* libcoff-in.h: #include "coff-bfd.h".
(struct coff_section_tdata, coff_section_data): Move to coff-bfd.h.
(coff_symbol_from): Delete.
* coff-bfd.c: New file.
* coff-bfd.h: New file.
* coff-i386.c: Update coff_symbol_from occurrences.
* coff-i960.c: Likewise.
* coff-m68k.c: Likewise.
* coff-sh.c: Likewise.
* coff-x86_64.c: Likewise.
* coffcode.h: Likewise.
* pe-mips.c: Likewise.
* (elf): Add dwarf2.lo.
(coffgen, coff, ecoff, xcoff): Define. Use when mapping bfd
target vectors to .o files. Add dwarf2 for mach-o targets.
Fix the sh target FIXME.
* po/ Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-12-10 Alan Modra <>
PR 17541
* dwarf2.c (struct comp_unit): Add "lang".
(non_mangled): New function.
(struct funcinfo): Add "is_linkage". Reorder for better packing.
Make "name" a const char*.
(lookup_address_in_function_table): Delete functionname_ptr param.
(find_abstract_instance_name): Add is_linkage param. Set if we
have DW_AT_linkage_name or non_mangled DW_AT_name.
(scan_unit_for_symbols): Similarly set func->is_linkage.
(parse_comp_unit): Stash DW_AT_language.
(comp_unit_find_nearest_line): Replace functionname_ptr param
with function_ptr param.
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line): Adjust above calls. Set
functionname_ptr from function->name. Call _bfd_elf_find_function
to retrieve symbol for function if not linkage name.
(_bfd_elf_find_function): Add bfd_target_elf_flavour test, moved from..
* elf.c (elf_find_function):
(_bfd_elf_find_nearest_line): Adjust calls.
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_elf_find_function): Declare.
2014-12-10 Alan Modra <>
* dwarf2.c (read_address): Check bfd_target_elf_flavour before
calling get_elf_backend_data.
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line): Fix parens.
2014-12-10 Alan Modra <>
PR 17666
* elf-bfd.h (struct elf_backend_data): Add sort_relocs_p.
* elfxx-target.h (elf_backend_sort_relocs_p): Define.
(elfNN_bed): Init new field.
* elflink.c (elf_link_adjust_relocs): Conditionally sort.
(bfd_elf_final_link): Control sorting of relocs.
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_sort_relocs_p): New function.
* elfxx-mips.h (_bfd_mips_elf_sort_relocs_p): Declare.
* elf32-mips.c (elf_backend_sort_relocs_p): Define.
* elf64-mips.c (elf_backend_sort_relocs_p): Define.
2014-12-09 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* archive64.c (bfd_elf64_archive_slurp_armap): Add range checks.
* libbfd.c (safe_read_leb128): New function.
* libbfd-in.h (safe_read_leb128): Add prototype.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* elf-attrs.c (_bfd_elf_parse_attributes): Use safe_read_leb128.
Check for an over-long subsection length.
* elf.c (elf_parse_notes): Check that the namedata is long enough
for the string comparison that is about to be performed.
(elf_read_notes): Zero-terminate the note buffer.
2014-12-09 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (sort_r_offset): Delete.
(ppc64_elf_edit_opd): Don't sort input relocs.
2014-12-06 Eric Botcazou <>
* config.bfd: Add Visium support.
* Likewise.
* configure: Regenerate.
* (ALL_MACHINES): Add cpu-visium.lo.
(ALL_MACHINES_CFILES): Add cpu-visium.c.
(BFD32_BACKENDS): Add elf32-visium.lo.
(BFD32_BACKENDS_CFILES): Add elf32-visium.c.
* Regenerate.
* archures.c (DESCRIPTION): Add Visium support.
(bfd_visium_arch): Declare.
(bfd_archures_list): Add bfd_visium_arch.
* reloc.c: Add Visium relocations.
* targets.c (visium_elf32_vec): Declare.
(_bfd_target_vector): Add visium_elf32_vec.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Likewise.
* cpu-visium.c: New file.
* elf32-visium.c: Likewise.
* po/ Regenerate.
2014-12-05 Steve Ellcey <>
* ecoff.c (_bfd_ecoff_slurp_symbol_table): Add cast.
2014-12-05 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (bfd_elf32_get_synthetic_symtab): New.
2014-12-04 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/17677
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_elf_ifunc_get_synthetic_symtab): New prototype.
* elf-ifunc.c (_bfd_elf_ifunc_get_synthetic_symtab): New
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_plt_sym_val): Removed.
(elf_backend_plt_sym_val): Likewise.
(elf_i386_get_plt_sym_val): New.
(elf_i386_get_synthetic_symtab): Likewise.
(bfd_elf32_get_synthetic_symtab): Likewise.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val): Removed.
(elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val_offset_plt_bnd): Likewise.
(elf_backend_plt_sym_val): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_get_plt_sym_val): New.
(elf_x86_64_get_synthetic_symtab): Use
(bfd_elf64_get_synthetic_symtab): Don't undefine for NaCl.
2014-12-04 Alan Modra <>
PR 17666
* elflink.c: Include bfd_stdint.h.
(cmp_ext32l_r_offset, cmp_ext32b_r_offset,
cmp_ext64l_r_offset, cmp_ext64b_r_offset): New functions.
(elf_link_adjust_relocs): Sort relocs. Free rel hashes after
sorting invalidates.
2014-12-03 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* compress.c (bfd_get_full_section_contents): Fail if there are no
section contents available when the compress_status is
* libbfd.c (bfd_malloc): Refuse to allocate a negative size.
(bfd_malloc2): Use bfd_malloc.
(bfd_realloc): Refuse to reallocate a negative size.
(bfd_realloc2): Use bfd_realloc.
(bfd_realloc_or_free): Use bfd_realloc.
(bfd_zmalloc): Use bfd_malloc.
(bfd_zmalloc): Use bfd_malloc2.
* opncls.c (bfd_alloc): Refuse to allocate a negative size.
2014-12-03 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_create_dynamic_sections): Reformat.
2014-12-02 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Check
info->executable for symbols which need copy relocs.
2014-12-02 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Revert the last
(elf_x86_64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Don't check !info->shared
(elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): For PIE, discard space for
relocs against symbols which turn out to need copy relocs.
2014-12-02 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_create_dynamic_sections): Always
allow copy relocs for building executables.
(elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Allow copy relocs for non-GOT
pc-relative relocation in shared object.
(elf_x86_64_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Allocate copy relocs for
(elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Don't copy a pc-relative
relocation into the output file if the symbol needs copy reloc.
2014-12-02 Andrew Bennett <>
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_elf_calculate_relocation): Only check for
overflow on non-weak undefined symbols.
2014-12-02 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (OPD_NDX): Define. Use throughout for sizing/indexing
_opd_sec_data array, halving required memory.
(sort_r_offset): New function.
(ppc64_elf_edit_opd): Sort incoming relocs. Accept .opd
sections with a mix of 16 and 24 byte OPD entries. Don't
attempt to honour --non-overlapping-opd for .opd sections with
unexpected relocs. Simplify opd entry size calculations by
first finding the reloc for the next entry. Make edit loop
handle one opd entry per iteration, with an inner loop
handling relocs per entry.
2014-12-01 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* archive.c (do_slurp_coff_armap): Add range checks to prevent
running off the end of the string table.
* compress.c (bfd_get_full_section_contents): Return a NULL
pointer for zero sized sections. Do not attempt to copy a buffer
onto itself.
* elf-attrs.c (_bfd_elf_parse_attributes): Check for an empty
header. Add range checks to avoid running off the end of the
* elf.c (bfd_elf_get_str_section): Seek before allocating so that
if the seek fails, no memory is allocated.
(bfd_elf_string_from_elf_section): Do not allocate a string from a
non string section. It only leads to trouble later on.
(_bfd_elf_print_private_bfd_data): Check for there being too
little external dynamic data.
(bfd_section_from_shdr): Replace assertion with a failure mode.
(bfd_section_from_shdr): When walking a loaded group section use
the internal structure size, not the external size. Check for the
group section being empty.
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_rtype_to_howto): Replace assertion with a
failure mode.
* elfcode.h (elf_slurp_reloc_table): Likewise.
* reloc.c (bfd_perform_relocation): Avoid seg-fault if the howto
parameter is NULL.
2014-11-30 Alan Modra <>
PR 16452, 16457
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_link_find_version_dependencies): Exclude
symbols from libraries that won't be listed in DT_NEEDED.
(elf_link_output_extsym): Don't output verdefs for such symbols.
2014-11-28 Alan Modra <>
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_slurp_version_tables): Exit loops when vn_next/
vna_next/vd_next/vda_next is zero. Correct counts.
2014-11-27 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* ecoff.c (_bfd_ecoff_slurp_symbol_table): Warn about and correct
a discrepancy between the isymMax and ifdMax values in the
symbolic header.
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_print_private_bfd_data): Fix the range check
scanning the external dynamic entries.
2014-11-26 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coff-h8300.c (rtype2howto): Replace abort with returning a NULL
* coff-h8500.c (rtype2howto): Likewise.
* coff-tic30.c (rtype2howto): Likewise.
* coff-z80.c (rtype2howto): Likewise.
* coff-z8k.c (rtype2howto): Likewise.
* coff-ia64.c (RTYPE2HOWTO): Always return a valid howto.
* coff-m68k.c (m68k_rtype2howto): Return a NULL howto if none
could be found.
* coff-mcore.c (RTYPE2HOWTO): Add range checking.
* coff-w65.c (rtype2howto): Likewise.
* coff-we32k.c (RTYPE2HOWTO): Likewise.
* pe-mips.c (RTYPE2HOWTO): Likewise.
* coff-x86_64.c (coff_amd64_reloc): Likewise. Replace abort with
an error return.
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_reloc_table): Allow the rel parameter to
be unused.
* coffgen.c (make_a_section_from_file): Check the length of a
section name before testing to see if it is a debug section name.
(coff_object_p): Zero out any uninitialised bytes in the opt
* ecoff.c (_bfd_ecoff_slurp_symbolic_info): Test for the raw
source being empty when there are values to be processed.
(_bfd_ecoff_slurp_symbol_table): Add range check.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_canonicalize_one_reloc): Likewise.
(bfd_mach_o_mangle_sections): Move test for too many sections to
before the allocation of the section table.
(bfd_mach_o_read_symtab_strtab): If the read fails, free the
memory and nullify the symbol pointer.
* reloc.c (bfd_generic_get_relocated_section_contents): Add
handling of a bfd_reloc_notsupported return value.
* versados.c (EDATA): Add range checking.
(get_record): Likewise.
(process_otr): Check for contents being available before updating
(versados_canonicalize_reloc): Add range check.
2014-11-26 Alan Modra <>
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_slurp_version_tables): Delay allocation of
internal verref buffer. Error for zero sh_info. Print errors.
Check for zero vd_ndx. Use bfd_zalloc for vd_auxptr buffer.
2014-11-25 H.J. Lu <>
* targets.c (BFD_JUMP_TABLE_SYMBOLS): Use
(bfd_get_symbol_version_string): New.
* aout-adobe.c (aout_32_get_symbol_version_string): Define using
_bfd_nosymbols define.
* aout-target.h (MY_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* aout-tic30.c (MY_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* binary.c (binary_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* bout.c (aout_32_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* coff-rs6000.c (_bfd_xcoff_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* i386msdos.c (msdos_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* i386os9k.c (aout_32_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* ieee.c (ieee_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* ihex.c (ihex_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* libecoff.h (_bfd_ecoff_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* mach-o-target.c (bfd_mach_o_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* mmo.c (mmo_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* nlm-target.h (nlm_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* oasys.c (oasys_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* pef.c (bfd_pef_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* plugin.c (bfd_plugin_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* ppcboot.c (ppcboot_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* som.c (som_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* srec.c (srec_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* tekhex.c (tekhex_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* versados.c (versados_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* vms-alpha.c (alpha_vms_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* xsym.c (bfd_sym_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* coff64-rs6000.c (rs6000_xcoff64_vec): Use
(rs6000_xcoff64_aix_vec): Likewise.
* elf-bfd.h (bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string): Renamed to ...
(_bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string): This.
* elf.c: Likewise.
(bfd_elf_print_symbol): Updated.
* elfxx-target.h (bfd_elfNN_get_symbol_version_string): Define.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_nosymbols_get_symbol_version_string): Define.
* libcoff-in.h (coff_get_symbol_version_string): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerated.
* libbfd.h: Likewise.
* libcoff.h: Likewise.
2014-11-25 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/16496
* elf-bfd.h (bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string): New.
* elf.c (bfd_elf_get_symbol_version_string): New. Extracted
from bfd_elf_print_symbol.
(bfd_elf_print_symbol): Use it.
2014-11-25 H.J. Lu <>
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_got_plt_entry): New.
(elf_i386_pic_got_plt_entry): Likewise.
(elf_i386_link_hash_entry): Add plt_got.
(elf_i386_link_hash_table): Likewise.
(elf_i386_link_hash_newfunc): Initialize plt_got.offset to -1.
(elf_i386_get_local_sym_hash): Likewise.
(elf_i386_check_relocs): Create the GOT PLT if there are both
PLT and GOT references when the regular PLT is used.
(elf_i386_allocate_dynrelocs): Use the GOT PLT if there are
both PLT and GOT references unless pointer equality is needed.
(elf_i386_relocate_section): Also check the GOT PLT when
resolving R_386_PLT32.
(elf_i386_finish_dynamic_symbol): Use the GOT PLT if it is
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_link_hash_entry): Add plt_got.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_table): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_newfunc): Initialize plt_got.offset to -1.
(elf_x86_64_get_local_sym_hash): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Create the GOT PLT if there are both
PLT and GOT references when the regular PLT is used.
(elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Use the GOT PLT if there are
both PLT and GOT references unless pointer equality is needed.
(elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Also check the GOT PLT when
resolving R_X86_64_PLT32.
(elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_symbol): Use the GOT PLT if it is
2014-11-24 H.J. Lu <>
* configure: Regenerated.
2014-11-24 Tejas Belagod <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elf_aarch64_compare_mapping): New.
(erratum_835769_scan): Sort map list.
2014-11-24 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (plt_stub_pad): Correct.
2014-11-23 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Assert size of
elf_x86_64_bnd_plt2_entry and elf_x86_64_legacy_plt2_entry.
(elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Don't assert size of
elf_x86_64_bnd_plt2_entry and elf_x86_64_legacy_plt2_entry.
2014-11-22 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_symbol): Check
branch displacement overflow in PLT entry.
2014-11-21 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffgen.c (coff_get_normalized_symtab): Check for an excessive
number of auxiliary entries.
* ieee.c (next_byte): Convert to a function. Return FALSE if the
next byte is beyond the end of the buffer.
(parse_int): Test the return value of next_byte.
(parse_expression): Convert to boolean. Return FALSE if the
parsing failed. Test the return value of next_byte.
(ieee_seek): Convert to a function. Return FALSE if the seek goes
beyond the end of the buffer.
(ieee_slurp_external_symbols): Test the return value of ieee_seek
and next_byte.
(ieee_slurp_sections): Convert to boolean. Return FALSE if the
operation failed. Test the return value of ieee_seek and
(ieee_archive_p): Test the return value of ieee_seek and
(do_one): Likewise.
(ieee_slurp_section_data): Likewise.
(ieee_object_p): Likewise. Store the size of the buffer in the
total_amt field in the header.
* libieee.h (common_header_type): Add amt field.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_canonicalize_one_reloc): Check that the
reloc's value is within range.
(bfd_mach_o_read_symtab_symbols): Nullify the symbols field if the
operation fails.
* pei-x86_64.c (pex64_xdata_print_uwd_codes): Replace abort with
an error message.
(pex64_dump_xdata): Check for buffer overflows.
* versados.c (process_otr): Check that the section exists before
taking its size.
(versados_object_p): Make sure that enough data was read for the
header to be checked.
* vms-alpha.c (vms_get_remaining_object_record): Change
read_so_far parameter to an unsigned int. Check that the amount
read is in range.
2014-11-21 H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_symbol): Optimize
PC-relative offset overflow check.
2014-11-21 Alexander Cherepanov <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffgen.c (_bfd_coff_read_string_table): Test allocation of
string table before clearing the first few bytes.
2014-11-21 Terry Guo <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_merge_eabi_attributes): Support FPv5.
2014-11-20 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (group_sections): Init stub14_group_size from
--stub-group-size parameter divided by 1024.
2014-11-20 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relax_section): Correct ppc476 workaround
alignment calculation.
2014-11-20 Terry Guo <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_merge_eabi_attributes): Skip if input bfd
hasn't attribute section.
2014-11-20 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_size_stubs): Add __go_go to thread_starters.
2014-11-18 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17618
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_symbol): Check
PC-relative offset overflow in PLT entry.
2014-11-18 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* peXXIgen.c (pe_print_pdata): Fail if the section's virtual size
is larger than its real size.
(rsrc_print_section): Fix off-by-one error checking for overflow.
* pei-x86_64.c (pex64_bfd_print_pdata): Handle empty unwind
2014-11-18 Igor Zamyatin <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Enable MPX PLT only
for -z bndplt.
2014-11-14 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17597
* opncls.c (bfd_get_debug_link_info): Avoid reading off the end of
the section.
(bfd_get_alt_debug_link_info): Likewise.
2014-11-14 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* ieee.c (ieee_archive_p) Skip processing if no bytes are read at
(ieee_object_p): Likewise.
2014-11-13 H.J. Lu <>
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Add cast to unsigned int.
2014-11-13 H.J. Lu <>
* coffcode.h (coff_pointerize_aux_hook): Fix a typo.
2014-11-13 H.J. Lu <>
PR gas/17598
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Treat
R_X86_64_GOTPLT64 the same as R_X86_64_GOT64.
(elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Likewise.
2014-11-13 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_ptr_struct): Add is_sym field.
(coff_new_section_hook): Set the is_sym field.
(coff_pointerize_aux_hook): Check the is_sym field.
(coff_print_aux): Likewise.
(coff_compute_section_file_positions): Likewise.
(coff_write_object_contents): Likewise.
(coff_slurp_line_table): Likewise.
(coff_slurp_symbol_table): Likewise.
(CALC_ADDEND): Likewise.
* coffgen.c (coff_renumber_symbols): Likewise.
(coff_mangle_symbols): Likewise.
(coff_fix_symbol_name): Likewise.
(coff_write_symbol): Likewise.
(coff_write_alien_symbol): Likewise.
(coff_write_native_symbol): Likewise.
(coff_write_symbols): Likewise.
(coff_write_linenumbers): Likewise.
(coff_pointerize_aux): Likewise.
(coff_get_normalized_symtab): Likewise.
(coff_get_symbol_info): Likewise.
(bfd_coff_get_syment): Likewise.
(bfd_coff_get_auxent): Likewise.
(coff_print_symbol): Likewise.
(coff_find_nearest_line_with_names): Likewise.
(bfd_coff_set_symbol_class): Likewise.
(coff_make_empty_symbol): Set the is_sym field.
(coff_bfd_make_debug_symbol): Likewise.
* peicode.h (pe_ILF_make_a_symbol): Likewise.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff-in.h: Regenerate.
2014-11-12 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Set the line number of
corrupt entries to -1.
(coff_slurp_symbol_table): Alway initialise the value of the
* coffgen.c (coff_print_symbol): Check that the combined pointer
is valid.
(coff_print_symbol): Do not print negative line numbers.
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_idata): Add range checking displaying
member names.
2014-11-12 Alan Modra <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Drop line number info
not preceded by a valid function entry. Revert last change.
2014-11-11 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Initialise the parts of the
line number cache that would not be initialised by the copy from
the new line number table.
(coff_classify_symbol): Allow for _bfd_coff_internal_syment_name
returning NULL.
* coffgen.c (coff_get_normalized_symbols): Get the external
symbols before allocating space for the internal symbols, in case
the get fails.
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_slurp_version_tables): Only allocate a verref
array if one is needed. Likewise with the verdef array.
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_sym_in): Replace abort()'s with error
(_bfd_XXi_swap_aux_in): Make sure that all fields of the aux
structure are initialised.
(pe_print_edata): Avoid reading off the end of the data buffer.
2014-11-11 Alan Modra <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Use updated lineno_count
when building func_table.
2014-11-11 Alan Modra <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Don't bfd_zalloc, just
memset the particular bits we need. Update src after hitting loop
"continue". Don't count lineno omitted due to invalid symbols in
nbr_func, and update lineno_count. Init entire terminating
lineno. Don't both allocating terminator in n_lineno_cache.
Redirect sym->lineno pointer to where n_lineno_cache will be
copied, and free n_lineno_cache.
* pe-mips.c (NUM_HOWTOS): Typo fix.
2014-11-11 Alan Modra <>
* elf-eh-frame.c (_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame): Adjust section
size check to account for possible zero terminator.
2014-11-10 James Cowgill <>
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_section_processing): don't force small
data sections to be PROGBITS
2014-11-10 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17521
* coff-i386.c (NUM_HOWTOS): New define.
(RTYPE2HOWTO): Use it.
(coff_i386_rtype_to_howto): Likewise.
(coff_i386_reloc_name_lookup): Likewise.
(CALC_ADDEND): Check that reloc r_type field is valid.
* coff-x86_64.c (NUM_HOWTOS): New define.
(RTYPE2HOWTO): Use it.
(coff_amd64_rtype_to_howto): Likewise.
(coff_amd64_reloc_name_lookup): Likewise.
(CALC_ADDEND): Check that reloc r_type field is valid.
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Check for symbol table
indexing underflow.
(coff_slurp_symbol_table): Use zalloc to ensure that all table
entries are initialised.
* coffgen.c (_bfd_coff_read_string_table): Initialise unused bits
in the string table. Also ensure that the table is 0 terminated.
(coff_get_normalized_symtab): Check for symbol table indexing
* opncls.c (bfd_alloc): Catch the case where a small negative size
can result in only 1 byte being allocated.
(bfd_alloc2): Use bfd_alloc.
* pe-mips.c (NUM_HOWTOS): New define.
(coff_mips_reloc_name_lookup): Use it.
(CALC_ADDEND): Check that reloc r_type field is valid.
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_aouthdr_in): Initialise unused entries
in the DataDirectory.
(pe_print_idata): Avoid reading beyond the end of the data block
wen printing strings.
(pe_print_edata): Likewise.
Check for table indexing underflow.
* peicode.h (pe_mkobject): Initialise the pe_opthdr field.
(pe_bfd_object_p): Allocate and initialize enough space to hold a
PEAOUTHDR, even if the opt_hdr field specified less.
2014-11-08 Alan Modra <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_idata): Revert last patch, cast lhs instead.
2014-11-07 H.J. Lu <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_idata): Cast to unsigned long in range
2014-11-07 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17482
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Update comments
for IE->LE transition.
2014-11-07 Alan Modra <>
* tekhex.c (tekhex_set_arch_mach): Ignore unknown arch errors.
2014-11-07 Alan Modra <>
* tekhex.c (CHUNK_SPAN): Define.
(struct data_struct <chunk_init>): Use one byte per span, update
all code accessing this field.
(find_chunk): Add create param, don't create new entry unless set.
(insert_byte): Don't save zeros.
(first_phase): Set section SEC_CODE or SEC_DATA flag depending
on symbol type. Create an alternate section if both types of
symbol are given. Attach type '2' and '6' symbols to absolute
(move_section_contents): Fix caching of chunk. Don't create chunk
when reading, or for writing zeros.
(tekhex_set_section_contents): Don't create initial chunks.
(tekhex_write_object_contents): Use CHUNK_SPAN.
2014-11-07 Alan Modra <>
* aoutx.h (aout_get_external_symbols): Tidy allocation of symbol buffer.
2014-11-07 Alan Modra <>
* archive.c (_bfd_slurp_extended_name_table): Revert bfd_get_size check.
* coffcode.h (coff_set_alignment_hook): Likewise.
(coff_slurp_line_table): Likewise.
* coffgen.c (coff_get_normalized_symtab): Likewise.
(_bfd_coff_get_external_symbols): Likewise.
* elf.c (bfd_elf_get_str_section): Likewise.
* tekhex.c (first_phase): Likewise.
2014-11-06 Nick Clifton <>
* aoutx.h (slurp_symbol_table): Revert previous delta.
(slurp_reloc_table): Likewise.
* compress.c (bfd_get_full_section_contents): Remove file size
* coffgen.c (coff_get_normalized_symtab): Allow zero-sized symtabs
and do not complain about linker generated files.
2014-11-06 Will Newton <>
* elf-attrs.c (_bfd_elf_parse_attributes): Handle zero
length sections and sub-sections.
2014-11-04 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (handle_COMDAT): Replace abort with BFD_ASSERT.
Replace another abort with an error message.
(coff_slurp_line_table): Add more range checking.
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_debugdata): Add range checking.
2014-11-05 James Cowgill <>
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_finish_dynamic_sections): Fix segfault
when creating a dso with discarded dynsym section.
2014-11-05 Matthew Fortune <>
* elfxx-mips.c (update_mips_abiflags_isa): Add E_MIPS_ARCH_32R6
and E_MIPS_ARCH_64R6 support.
2014-11-05 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffcode.h (coff_set_alignment_hook): Warn if the file lies
about the number of relocations it contains.
(coff_sort_func_alent): Return 0 if the pointers are NULL.
(coff_slurp_line_table): Add more range checks. Do not free new
tables created when sorting line numbers.
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_idata): Add range checks.
(pe_print_edata): Likewise.
(rsrc_print_resource_entries): Likewise. Avoid printing control
characters. Terminate priniting if corruption is detected.
(rsrc_print_resource_directory): Terminate printing if an unknown
directory type is encountered.
(pe_print_debugdata): Fix off-by-one error.
(rsrc_count_entries): Add range checking.
(rsrc_parse_entry): Likewise.
2014-11-04 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* compress.c (bfd_get_full_section_contents): Improve test for
linker created objects.
PR binutils/17533
* archive.c (_bfd_slurp_extended_name_table): Handle archives with
corrupt extended name tables.
2014-11-04 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-spu.c (ovl_mgr_stat): New function.
(spu_elf_open_builtin_lib): Pass to bfd_openr_iovec.
2014-11-03 Andrew Burgess <>
* elf32-avr.c (elf32_avr_relax_delete_bytes): During linker
relaxation, reduce the size of symbols that span the deleted
2014-11-03 Andrew Burgess <>
* elf32-avr.c (elf32_avr_relax_delete_bytes): Modify symbols
located at the very end of the section.
2014-11-03 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* aoutx.h (slurp_symbol_table): Check that computed table size is
not bigger than the file from which is it being read.
(slurp_reloc_table): Likewise.
* coffcode.h (coff_slurp_line_table): Remove unneeded local
'warned'. Do not try to print the details of a symbol with an
invalid index.
* coffgen.c (make_a_sectiobn_from_file): Check computed string
index against length of string table.
(bfd_coff_internal_syment_name): Check read in string offset
against length of string table.
(build_debug_section): Return a pointer to the section used.
(_bfd_coff_read_string_table): Store the length of the string
table in the coff_tdata structure.
(bfd_coff_free_symbols): Set the length of the string table to
zero when it is freed.
(coff_get_normalized_symtab): Check offsets against string table
or data table lengths as appropriate.
* cofflink.c (_bfd_coff_link_input_bfd): Check offset against
length of string table.
* compress.c (bfd_get_full_section_contents): Check computed size
against the size of the file.
* libcoff-in.h (obj_coff_strings_len): Define.
(struct coff_tdata): Add strings_len field.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_debugdata): Do not attempt to print the
data if the debug section is too small.
* xcofflink.c (xcoff_link_input_bfd): Check offset against
length of string table.
2014-11-03 Nick Clifton <>
* po/fi.po: Updated Finnish translation.
2014-10-31 Andrew Pinski <>
Naveen H.S <>
* archures.c: Add octeon3 for mips target.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* bfd/cpu-mips.c: Define I_mipsocteon3.
nfo_struct): Add octeon3 support.
* bfd/elfxx-mips.c: (_bfd_elf_mips_mach): Add support for
(mips_set_isa_flags): Add support for octeon3.
(bfd_mips_isa_ext): Add bfd_mach_mips_octeon3.
(mips_mach_extensions): Make bfd_mach_mips_octeon3 an
extension of bfd_mach_mips_octeon2.
(print_mips_isa_ext): Print the value of Octeon3.
2014-10-31 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* coffgen.c (_bfd_coff_get_external_symbols): Do not try to load a
symbol table bigger than the file.
* elf.c (bfd_elf_get_str_section): Do not try to load a string
table bigger than the file.
* tekhex.c (first_phase): Check that the section range is sane.
2014-10-30 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* ihex.c (ihex_scan): Fix typo in invocation of ihex_bad_byte.
* coffgen.c (coff_get_normalized_symtab): Prevent buffer overrun.
2014-10-29 Nick Clifton <>
* elf.c (bfd_section_from_shdr): Fix heap use after free memory
2014-10-29 Dennis Brueni <>
* elf.c (elfcore_write_lwpstatus): Fix typo in call to memcpy.
2014-10-28 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* elf.c (bfd_section_from_shdr): Allocate and free the recursion
detection table on a per-bfd basis.
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_edata): Handle binaries with a truncated
export table.
2014-10-28 Andreas Schwab <>
Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17510
* srec.c (srec_bad_byte): Increase size of buf to allow for
negative values.
(srec_scan): Use an unsigned char buffer to hold header bytes.
2014-10-27 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/17512
* elf.c (bfd_section_from_shdr): Detect and warn about ELF
binaries with a group of sections linked by the string table
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_aouthdr_in): Handle corrupt binaries
with an invalid value for NumberOfRvaAndSizes.
(pe_print_edata): Detect out of range rvas and entry counts for
the Export Address table, Name Pointer table and Ordinal table.
PR binutils/17510
* elf.c (setup_group): Improve handling of corrupt group
2014-10-24 Tejas Belagod <>
* bfd-in.h (bfd_elf64_aarch64_set_options): Add a parameter.
* bfd-in2.h (bfd_elf64_aarch64_set_options): Likewise.
* elfnn-aarch64.c (aarch64_erratum_835769_stub): New.
(elf_aarch64_stub_type): Add new type
(elf_aarch64_stub_hash_entry): New fields for erratum 835769.
(aarch64_erratum_835769_fix): New data struct to record erratum
(elf_aarch64_link_hash_table: Global flags for 835769.
(aarch64_build_one_stub): Add case for 835769.
(aarch64_size_one_stub): Likewise.
(aarch64_mem_op_p, aarch64_mlxl_p,
New. Decode and scan functions for erratum 835769.
(elf_aarch64_create_or_find_stub_sec): New.
(elfNN_aarch64_size_stubs): Look for erratum 835769 and record
(bfd_elfNN_aarch64_set_options: Set global flag for 835769.
make_branch_to_erratum_835769_stub):New. Connect up all the
erratum stubs to occurances by branches.
(elfNN_aarch64_write_section): New hook.
(aarch64_map_one_stub): Output erratum stub symbol.
(elfNN_aarch64_size_dynamic_sections): Init mapping symbol
information for erratum 835769.
(elf_backend_write_section): Define.
2014-10-23 Victor Kamensky <>
* elf32-arm.c (read_code32): New function to read 32 bit
arm instruction.
(read_code16): New function to read 16 bit thumb instrution.
(elf32_arm_plt0_size, elf32_arm_plt_size): Use read_code32
and read_code16 to read instructions.
2014-10-22 Matthew Fortune <>
* elfxx-mips.c (print_mips_ases): Print unknown ASEs.
(print_mips_isa_ext): Print the value of an unknown extension.
2014-10-21 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_tls_optimize): Ignore relocs against toc
entries that aren't a multiple of 8 rather than failing assertion.
2014-10-21 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_size_stubs): Add gcc-4.9 libgomp functions
to thread_starter.
2014-10-18 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_add_symbol_hook): If function code
section for function symbols defined in .opd is discarded, let
the symbol appear to be undefined.
(opd_entry_value): Ensure the result section is that for the
function code section in the same object as the OPD entry.
2014-10-16 Alan Modra <>
PR 17492
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_add_symbol_hook): Only set has_gnu_symbols
on ELF output bfd.
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf32-m68k.c (elf_m68k_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf32-sparc.c (elf32_sparc_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf64-sparc.c (elf64_sparc_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elfxx-aarch64.c (_bfd_aarch64_elf_add_symbol_hook): Likewise.
* elf-s390-common.c (elf_s390_add_symbol_hook): Likewise. Handle
2014-10-16 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_before_check_relocs): Do .opd processing
even when output is not ppc64 ELF. Remove redundant tests on
type of input bfd.
2014-10-15 Alan Modra <>
PR 17481
* aoutx.h (NAME (aout, find_nearest_line)): Add "discriminator_ptr"
param, group "section" and "offset" params. Zero discriminator.
* bfd.c (bfd_find_nearest_line): Implement with new
(bfd_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Likewise.
* coff-i386.c (_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Don't
* coff-rs6000.c (xcoff_find_nearest_line,
xcoff_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
(_bfd_xcoff_find_nearest_line): Don't define.
(_bfd_xcoff_find_nearest_line): Define as coff_find_nearest_line.
* coff-x86_64.c (_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Don't
* coff64-rs6000.c (rs6000_xcoff64_vec, rs6000_xcoff64_aix_vec): Adjust.
* coffgen.c (coff_find_nearest_line_with_names): Reorder params,
adjust _bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line call.
(coff_find_nearest_line): Add "discriminator_ptr" param, reorder
others. Set discriminator. Adjust call.
(coff_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
* dwarf1.c (_bfd_dwarf1_find_nearest_line): Reorder params.
* dwarf2.c (find_line): Rename to..
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line): ..this, reordering params.
Simplify setting of do_line. Delete old function.
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_line): Delete.
* ecoff.c (_bfd_ecoff_find_nearest_line): Reorder params, add
discriminator_ptr and set it.
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_elf_find_nearest_line): Update prototype.
(_bfd_elf_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
(_bfd_elf_find_line_discriminator): Delete.
(_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Don't define.
* elf.c (elf_find_function): Reorder params.
(_bfd_elf_find_nearest_line): Reorder params, add discriminator_ptr.
Adjust calls.
(_bfd_elf_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
(_bfd_elf_find_line): Adjust call.
* elf32-arm.c (arm_elf_find_function): Reorder params.
(elf32_arm_find_nearest_line): Reorder params, add discriminator_ptr.
Adjust calls.
* elf64-alpha.c (elf64_alpha_find_nearest_line): Similarly.
* elfnn-aarch64.c (aarch64_elf_find_function): Reorder params.
(elfNN_aarch64_find_nearest_line): Reorder params, add
discriminator_ptr. Adjust calls.
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_find_nearest_line): Similarly.
* elfxx-mips.h (_bfd_mips_elf_find_nearest_line): Update prototype.
* libaout.h (NAME (aout, find_nearest_line)): Update prototype.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_nosymbols_find_nearest_line): Update.
(_bfd_dwarf1_find_nearest_line): Likewise.
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_nearest_line): Likewise.
(_bfd_dwarf2_find_line): Delete.
(_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
* libbfd.c (_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
* libcoff-in.h (coff_find_nearest_line): Update prototype.
(coff_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
(coff_find_nearest_line_with_names): Update prototype.
* libecoff.h (_bfd_ecoff_find_nearest_line): Update prototype.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_find_nearest_line): Reorder params, add
discriminator_ptr. Adjust calls.
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_find_nearest_line): Update prototype.
* pdp11.c (NAME (aout, find_nearest_line)): Reorder params, add
discriminator_ptr and set.
* som.c (som_find_nearest_line): Similarly.
* targets.c (BFD_JUMP_TABLE_SYMBOLS): Delete entry for
(struct bfd_target <_bfd_find_nearest_line>): Adjust prototype.
(struct bfd_target <_bfd_find_nearest_line_discriminator>): Delete.
* vms-alpha.c (_bfd_vms_find_nearest_dst_line): Rename to..
(_bfd_vms_find_nearest_line): ..this. Reorder params, add
"discriminator" and set.
(_bfd_vms_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Delete.
(_bfd_generic_find_nearest_line_discriminator): Don't define.
(alpha_vms_find_nearest_line): Update define.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-10-15 Alan Modra <>
* targets.c (BFD_JUMP_TABLE_SYMBOLS): Use NAME##_find_line.
* aout-adobe.c (aout_32_find_line): Define.
(aout_32_bfd_make_debug_symbol, aout_32_bfd_reloc_type_lookup,
aout_32_bfd_reloc_name_lookup): Define using _bfd_nosymbols define.
* aout-target.h (MY_find_line): Define.
* aout-tic30.c (MY_find_line): Define.
* binary.c (binary_find_line): Define.
* bout.c (aout_32_find_line): Define.
* coff-rs6000.c (_bfd_xcoff_find_line): Define.
* coff64-rs6000.c (rs6000_xcoff64_vec): Use coff_find_line.
(rs6000_xcoff64_aix_vec): Likewise.
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_generic_find_line): Don't define.
* elfxx-target.h (bfd_elfNN_find_line): Define.
* i386msdos.c (msdos_find_line): Define.
* i386os9k.c (aout_32_find_line): Define.
* ieee.c (ieee_find_nearest_line, ieee_find_inliner_info): Delete func.
(ieee_find_nearest_line, ieee_find_line,
ieee_find_inliner_info): Define.
* ihex.c (ihex_find_line): Define.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_nosymbols_find_line): Define.
(_bfd_generic_find_line): Don't define.
* libbfd.c (_bfd_generic_find_line): Delete.
* libcoff-in.h (coff_find_line): Define.
* libecoff.h (_bfd_ecoff_find_line): Define.
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_find_line): Define.
* mmo.c (mmo_find_line): Define.
* nlm-target.h (nlm_find_line): Define.
* oasys.c (oasys_find_nearest_line, oasys_find_inliner_info): Delete.
(oasys_find_nearest_line, oasys_find_line,
oasys_find_inliner_info): Define.
* pef.c (bfd_pef_find_line): Define.
* plugin.c (bfd_plugin_find_line): Define.
* ppcboot.c (ppcboot_find_line): Define.
* som.c (som_find_line): Define.
* srec.c (srec_find_line): Define.
* tekhex.c (tekhex_find_line): Define.
* versados.c (versados_find_line): Define.
* vms-alpha.c (alpha_vms_find_line): Define.
* xsym.c (bfd_sym_find_line): Define.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-10-15 Tristan Gingold <>
* version.m4: Bump version to 2.25.51
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-10-14 H.J. Lu <>
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_convert_mov_to_lea): Skip if relocation
offset is less than 2.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_convert_mov_to_lea): Likewise.
2014-10-14 Alan Modra <>
PR 17453
* libbfd.c (COERCE16, COERCE32, COERCE64): Use unsigned types.
2014-10-13 Alan Modra <>
PR 17467
* elf-eh-frame.c (ENSURE_NO_RELOCS): Don't stop at first NONE reloc.
(_bfd_elf_parse_eh_frame): When relocatable output, don't set
flags enabling conversion of CIEs and FDEs to use relative encoding.
(find_merged_cie): Similarly.
(_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame): Don't edit FDEs when
relocatable, except for CIE pointer.
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_reloc_symbol_deleted_p): Return true for
relocs against symbols in dropped comdat group sections.
(bfd_elf_discard_info): Do some eh_frame optimisation when
2014-10-09 Jose E. Marchesi <>
* elfxx-sparc.c (_bfd_sparc_elf_merge_private_bfd_data): Handle
the hwcaps2 object attribute.
2014-10-04 Alan Modra <>
PR 17447
* elf-bfd.h (struct eh_cie_fde): Comment re NULL u.fde.cie_inf.
* elf-eh-frame.c (_bfd_elf_parse_eh_frame): Mark zero address
range FDEs for discarding.
(vma_compare): Sort on range after address.
(_bfd_elf_gc_mark_fdes): Test for NULL u.fde.cie_inf.
(_bfd_elf_discard_section_eh_frame): Likewise. Write "FDE" in
error message rather than "fde".
(_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame_hdr): Write "PC" and "FDE" in
error message.
2014-09-29 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17440
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_fbsd_post_process_headers): Fix build
2014-09-24 Markus Trippelsdorf <>
PR 17422
* plugin.c (try_claim): New function. Moved from
(try_load_plugin): Pass through bfd. Add test.
(load_plugin): Pass through bfd.
(bfd_plugin_object_p): Move logic to try_claim.
2014-09-23 Sterling Augustine <>
* elf32-xtensa.c (is_resolvable_asm_expansion): for cross-section
call relaxation use furthermost addresses where call source and
destination can be to check whether it's in the range of a direct
2014-09-22 Alan Modra <>
* elf-eh-frame.c (_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame_hdr): Don't return
false for overflow or overlapping FDEs. Give more detail in
error messages.
2014-09-22 Andrew Bennett <>
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_elf_calculate_relocation): Don't sign extend
the addend if relocations are RELA.
2014-09-22 Kuan-Lin Chen <>
* elf32-nds32.c (nds32_elf_ex9_build_hash_table,
nds32_elf_ex9_relocation_check): Synchronize the argument type.
2014-09-19 Andreas Krebbel <>
* elf32-s390.c: Don't replace R_390_TLS_LE32 with R_390_TLS_TPOFF
for PIE.
* elf64-s390.c: Don't replace R_390_TLS_LE64 with R_390_TLS_TPOFF
for PIE.
2014-09-18 Jan Kratochvil <>
PR gdb/17407
* elfcode.h (bfd_from_remote_memory): Use SIZE for HIGH_OFFSET.
2014-09-16 Terry Guo <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_merge_eabi_attributes): Return false if
failed to merge.
2014-09-16 Kuan-Lin Chen <>
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* elf32-nds32.c (nds32_elf_mkobject): Hook bfd_elf32_mkobject.
(nds32_elf_relax_section): Code refactoring.
(nds32_elf_relax_longcall1, nds32_elf_relax_longcall2,
nds32_elf_relax_longcall3, nds32_elf_relax_longcall4,
nds32_elf_relax_longcall5, nds32_elf_relax_longcall6): Relax call
pattern. The first three is moved from nds32_elf_relax_section,
and the last three is new function.
(nds32_elf_relax_longjump1, nds32_elf_relax_longjump2,
nds32_elf_relax_longjump3, nds32_elf_relax_longjump4,
nds32_elf_relax_longjump5, nds32_elf_relax_longjump6,
nds32_elf_relax_longjump7): Relax condition branch pattern. The first
three is moved from nds32_elf_relax_section, and the last four
is new function.
(nds32_elf_relax_loadstore, nds32_elf_relax_lo12): Relax load-store
pattern and address setting pattern.
(nds32_elf_relax_piclo12, nds32_elf_relax_ptr,
nds32_elf_relax_pltgot_suff, nds32_elf_relax_got_suff,
nds32_elf_relax_gotoff_suff): Relax pic pattern.
(nds32_elf_relax_letlslo12, nds32_elf_relax_letlsadd,
nds32_elf_relax_letlsls): Relax TLS pattern.
(nds32_relax_adjust_label): Adjust alignment and nop.
(nds32_elf_pick_relax): Choose relaxation optimization.
(nds32_elf_get_relocated_section_contents): New hook.
(nds32_elf_order_insn_times, nds32_elf_ex9_build_itable): Release ex9
table 234th entry.
* elf32-nds32.h: Declare.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* reloc.c: Add nds32 new relocations.
2014-09-15 Chen Gang <>
* dwarf2.c (find_abstract_instance_name): Use 'form' instead of
'name' for the typo issue, which related with commit
2014-09-15 Andrew Bennett <>
Matthew Fortune <>
* aoutx.h (NAME (aout, machine_type)): Add mips32r6 and mips64r6.
* archures.c (bfd_architecture): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h (bfd_architecture): Likewise.
(bfd_reloc_code_real): Add relocs BFD_RELOC_MIPS_21_PCREL_S2,
* cpu-mips.c (arch_info_struct): Add mips32r6 and mips64r6.
* elf32-mips.c: Define relocs R_MIPS_PC21_S2, R_MIPS_PC26_S2
(mips_reloc_map): Add entries for BFD_RELOC_MIPS_21_PCREL_S2,
* elf64-mips.c: Define REL, and RELA relocations R_MIPS_PC21_S2,
and R_MIPS_PCLO16.
(mips_reloc_map): Add entries for BFD_RELOC_MIPS_21_PCREL_S2,
* elfn32-mips.c: Likewise.
* elfxx-mips.c (MIPSR6_P): New define.
(mipsr6_exec_plt_entry): New array.
(hi16_reloc_p): Add support for R_MIPS_PCHI16.
(lo16_reloc_p): Add support for R_MIPS_PCLO16.
(aligned_pcrel_reloc_p): New function.
(mips_elf_relocation_needs_la25_stub): Add support for relocs:
R_MIPS_PC21_S2 and R_MIPS_PC26_S2.
(mips_elf_calculate_relocation): Add support for relocs:
(_bfd_elf_mips_mach): Add support for mips32r6 and mips64r6.
(mips_elf_add_lo16_rel_addend): Add support for R_MIPS_PCHI16.
(_bfd_mips_elf_check_relocs): Add support for relocs:
R_MIPS_PC21_S2 and R_MIPS_PC26_S2.
(_bfd_mips_elf_relocate_section): Add a check for unaligned
pc relative relocs.
(_bfd_mips_elf_finish_dynamic_symbol): Add support for MIPS r6
plt entry.
(mips_set_isa_flags): Add support for mips32r6 and mips64r6.
(_bfd_mips_elf_print_private_bfd_data): Likewise.
(mips_32bit_flags_p): Add support for mips32r6.
* libbfd.h (bfd_reloc_code_real_names): Add entries for
* reloc.c: Document relocs BFD_RELOC_MIPS_21_PCREL_S2,
* config.bfd: Add mips*-img-elf* target triple.
2014-09-12 Andrew Bennett <>
* config.bfd: Add mips*-img-elf* target triple.
2014-09-12 Alan Modra <>
* elf-bfd.h (struct eh_frame_array_ent): Add "range".
* elf-eh-frame.c (_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame): Stash address
range of FDEs to hdr_info->array.
(_bfd_elf_write_section_eh_frame_hdr): Report overflow in
.eh_frame_hdr entries, and overlapping FDEs.
2014-09-10 Alan Modra <>
* elf.c (assign_file_positions_except_relocs): Move section header
placement to..
(_bfd_elf_assign_file_positions_for_relocs): Make static.
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_elf_assign_file_positions_for_relocs): Delete.
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_final_link): Don't call above function.
2014-08-30 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relax_section): Fix off by one error.
2014-08-29 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_relocate_section): Report a different
error for calls via a toc adjusting stub without a nop.
2014-08-29 Alan Modra <>
* vms-alpha.c (alpha_vma_object_p): Don't return file_truncated
error. Remove redundant bfd_set_error.
2014-08-29 Alan Modra <>
* srec.c (srec_scan): Revert last change. Report an error for
S-records with less than the miniumum byte count.
2014-08-28 H.J. Lu <>
* srec.c (srec_scan): Return error for 0 size.
2014-08-27 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17306
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_convert_mov_to_lea): Use bfd_is_abs_section
to check discarded input section.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_convert_mov_to_lea): Likewise.
2014-08-27 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17313
* elflink.c (elf_link_add_object_symbols): Don't attach dynamic
sections to input from ld --just-symbols.
2014-08-26 DJ Delorie <>
* elf32-rl78.c (rl78_elf_relax_section): Disambiguate test for
relaxation type.
2014-08-26 Jiong Wang <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_check_relocs): Initialize non_got_ref
properly for MOVW_G0/1/2_NC and MOVW_G3. Reject them when linking
shared library.
(elfNN_aarch64_gc_sweep_hook): Add check on these relocs.
2014-08-26 Nick Clifton <>
* config.bfd: Fix typo in or1knd selection.
2014-08-22 Kai Tietz <>
PR binutils/11822
* coffcode.h (coff_compute_section_file_positions): Keep
FileAlignment valid as set.
2014-08-22 Alan Modra <>
* elf-eh-frame.c (struct cie): Delete "output_sec" field.
(cie_eq, cie_compute_hash): Use output_section from cie_inf instead.
2014-08-22 Alan Modra <>
* elf-bfd.h (struct eh_frame_hdr_info): Delete merge_cies and
(_bfd_elf_begin_eh_frame_parsing): Delete.
(_bfd_elf_end_eh_frame_parsing): Delete.
* elf-eh-frame.c (_bfd_elf_begin_eh_frame_parsing): Delete.
(_bfd_elf_end_eh_frame_parsing): Delete.
(_bfd_elf_parse_eh_frame): Don't test parsed_eh_frame. Test
!info->relocatable in place of merge_cies.
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_gc_sections, bfd_elf_discard_info): Adjust.
* elf64-ppc.c (glink_eh_frame_cie): Pad to multiple of 8.
(ppc64_elf_size_stubs): Likewise pad stub FDE.
(ppc64_elf_build_stubs): Move code setting glink .eh_frame to..
(ppc64_elf_size_stubs): and..
2014-08-21 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* elf64-ppc.h (ppc64_elf_set_toc): Fix indentation.
2014-08-21 Tony Wang <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_final_link_relocate): Implement
the veneer routine for R_ARM_THM_JUMP19.
(arm_type_of_stub): Add conditional clause for R_ARM_THM_JUMP19
(elf32_arm_size_stub): Ditto.
2014-08-20 Roland McGrath <>
PR ld/17277
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_check_relocs): Increment P->pc_count for
all reloc types with pc_relative set in the howto, not just for
(allocate_dynrelocs_for_symbol): Update comment.
(elf32_arm_gc_sweep_hook): For all reloc types with pc_relative
set in the howto, set call_reloc_p and may_need_local_target_p but
not may_become_dynamic_p; not only for R_ARM_REL32 and R_ARM_REL32_NOI.
(elf32_arm_check_relocs): Likewise.
2014-08-20 Will Newton <>
* config.bfd: Default armeb-*-eabi* to big endian.
2014-08-19 Alan Modra <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-08-18 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Don't attempt to
use dynrelocs for ifunc.
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Similarly.
2014-08-18 Alan Modra <>
PR 17287
* elflink.c (on_needed_list): Only consider libraries that have
been loaded.
2014-08-18 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_discard_info): Return int error status.
* stabs.c (_bfd_discard_section_stabs): Comment typo fix.
* bfd-in.h (bfd_elf_discard_info): Updata prototype.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-08-14 Alan Modra <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_reloc): Protect against access past end
of .reloc section.
2014-08-14 Alan Modra <>
PR 16563
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_discard_info): Process .eh_frame and .stab
in the order they are mapped to output sections.
2014-08-14 Alan Modra <>
* Delete redundant plugin related checks.
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-08-13 Stefan Kristiansson <>
* elf32-or1k.c (or1k_elf_relocate_section, or1k_elf_check_relocs,
2014-08-12 Alan Modra <>
* coff-aux.c (coff_m68k_aux_link_add_one_symbol): Only call "notice"
here when not calling the generic add_symbol function. Formatting.
Correct handling of indirect symbols. Update notice call.
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_notice_as_needed): Update notice call.
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol): Create indirect
symbols early. Update notice call. Add comments regarding weak
symbols vs. indirect.
2014-08-12 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/16746
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol <WARN>): Handle
2014-08-07 Chen Gang <>
* coff-ppc.c (coff_ppc_relocate_section): Ensure local symbols are
zero terminated.
2014-08-07 H.J. Lu <>
Alan Modra <>
PR ld/16746
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol): Don't issue a
warning for references in LTO IR to warning symbols.
2014-08-07 Alan Modra <>
* linker.c (WARN, CWARN): Collapse these states to WARN.
(_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol): Use old CWARN case for
new WARN.
2014-08-05 Doug Evans <>
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-08-05 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* elfxx-mips.c (_bfd_mips_elf_discard_info): Set section's
rawsize if changing size.
2014-08-05 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/17226
* elfxx-sparc.c (_bfd_sparc_elf_gc_sweep_hook): Typo fix.
2014-08-05 Alan Modra <>
* linker.c (generic_link_check_archive_element): Move handling
of command link -u symbols with a common symbol def to the
code handling non-common symbols so that archive element symbols
are loaded. Use generic_link_add_object_symbols.
2014-08-05 Alan Modra <>
PR 13557
* linker.c (struct archive_list, struct archive_hash_entry,
struct archive_hash_table, archive_hash_newfunc,
archive_hash_table_init, archive_hash_lookup, archive_hash_allocate,
archive_hash_table_free): Delete.
(_bfd_generic_link_add_archive_symbols): Add h and name params to
checkfn. Rewrite using a straight-forward scan over archive map.
generic_link_check_archive_element): Add h and name params.
* aoutx.h (aout_link_check_archive_element): Likewise.
* pdp11.c (aout_link_check_archive_element): Likewise.
* xcofflink.c (xcoff_link_check_archive_element): Likewise.
* cofflink.c (coff_link_check_archive_element): Likewise. Don't
scan symbols, simply add archive element whenever h is undefined.
(coff_link_check_ar_symbols): Delete.
* ecoff.c (read_ext_syms_and_strs): Delete.
(reread_ext_syms_and_strs): Delete.
(ecoff_link_check_archive_element): Add h and name param. Don't
scan symbols, simply add based on h. Use ecoff_link_add_object_symbols.
* elflink.c (elf_link_is_defined_archive_symbol): Don't test
(elf_link_add_archive_symbols): Delete "defined" array, merge
functionality into "included". Make "included" a char array. Don't
set or test archive_pass.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_generic_link_add_archive_symbols): Update.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-08-01 Takashi Yoshii <>
PR 10373
* elf32-sh.c (sh_elf_relax_section): Add jmp to bra relaxing.
2014-07-29 Matthew Fortune <>
* elfxx-mips.c (ABI_O32_P, MIPS_ELF_ABIFLAGS_SECTION_NAME_P): New macro.
(mips_elf_obj_tdata): Add abiflags and abiflags_valid fields.
(bfd_mips_elf_swap_abiflags_v0_in): New function.
(bfd_mips_elf_swap_abiflags_v0_out): Likewise.
(_bfd_mips_elf_section_from_shdr): Handle SHT_MIPS_ABIFLAGS.
(_bfd_mips_elf_fake_sections): Likewise.
(_bfd_mips_elf_always_size_sections): Handle .MIPS.abiflags.
(_bfd_mips_elf_additional_program_headers): Account for new
PT_MIPS_ABIFLAGS program header.
(_bfd_mips_elf_modify_segment_map): Create PT_MIPS_ABIFLAGS segment and
associate with .MIPS.abiflags.
(_bfd_mips_elf_gc_mark_extra_sections): New function.
(bfd_mips_isa_ext, update_mips_abiflags_isa): New static function.
(infer_mips_abiflags): Likewise.
(_bfd_mips_elf_final_link): Handle .MIPS.abiflags.
(mips_32bit_flags_p): Moved higher.
(mips_elf_merge_obj_attributes, _bfd_mips_fp_abi_string): Error
checking for FP ABIs.
(_bfd_mips_elf_merge_private_bfd_data): Restructure and add abiflags
checks. Check EF_MIPS_FP64 flag consistency.
(print_mips_ases, print_mips_isa_ext): New static function.
(print_mips_fp_abi_value, get_mips_reg_size): Likewise.
(_bfd_mips_elf_print_private_bfd_data): Display abiflags data.
(_bfd_mips_post_process_headers): Set EI_ABIVERSION = 3 for
* elfxx-mips.h (_bfd_mips_elf_gc_mark_extra_sections): New prototype.
* elf32-mips.c (elf_backend_gc_mark_extra_sections): Implement.
* elfn32-mips.c (elf_backend_gc_mark_extra_sections): Implement.
* elf64-mips.c (elf_backend_gc_mark_extra_sections): Implement.
2014-07-28 Alan Modra <>
PR 13227
* archive.c (_bfd_compute_and_write_armap): Warn on adding
__gnu_lto_slim to armap.
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_link_add_one_symbol): Warn on adding
__gnu_lto_slim to linker hash table.
2014-07-27 Anthony Green <>
* config.bfd: Add moxie-*-moxiebox*.
2014-07-21 Joel Sherrill <>
Add or reactivate or1k-*-rtems*
* config.bfd (or1k-*-rtems*): Reactivate.
2014-07-16 H.J. Lu <>
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_plt_sym_val): Match PLT entry only for
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val_offset_plt_bnd): Likewise.
2014-07-16 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/17154
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_plt_sym_val): Only match R_*_JUMP_SLOT
and R_*_IRELATIVE relocation offset with PLT entry.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_plt_sym_val_offset_plt_bnd): New.
(elf_x86_64_get_synthetic_symtab): Use it.
2014-07-15 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/17057
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_compute_jump_table_size): Replace
next_tls_desc_index with elf.srelplt->reloc_count.
2014-07-15 Alan Modra <>
* cache.c (cache_bread_1): Don't return -1 when fread returns
a positive value.
2014-07-15 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (elf_merge_st_other): Update comments. Simplify
visibility handling. Make isym const. Move code modifying
isym->st_other for --exclude-libs to..
2014-07-11 Maks Naumov <>
PR 17141
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_strtab_add): Check strtab name for failure.
2014-07-08 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/17110
* elf32-sh.c (sh_elf_osec_to_segment): Do not look for output
segments in input bfds.
2014-07-08 Will Newton <>
* elf32-arm.c (ELF_MAXPAGESIZE): Increase the default
value to 64kB and remove custom setting for NaCl.
2014-07-08 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_copy_link_hash_symbol_type): Copy st_other
bits from source to dest.
* linker.c (_bfd_generic_copy_link_hash_symbol_type): Update comment.
* targets.c (struct bfd_target <_bfd_copy_link_hash_symbol_type>):
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-07-08 Jiong Wang <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elf_backend_rela_normal): Set to 1.
(elfNN_aarch64_relocate_section): Remove duplicated addend adjustment
when info->relocatable be true.
2014-07-07 Barney Stratford <>
* elf32-avr.c: Handle R_AVR_PORT5 and R_AVR_PORT6.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-07-04 Alan Modra <>
* Update "" comments.
* PORTING: Likewise.
* aoutx.h: Likewise.
* Likewise.
* doc/bfdint.texi: Likewise.
* targets.c: Likewise.
* warning.m4: Likewise.
* Regenerate.
2014-07-04 Alan Modra <>
* Rename from
* Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2014-07-04 Alan Modra <>
* Regenerate.
2014-07-04 Alan Modra <>
* version.m4: New file.
* Include version.m4.
(AC_INIT): Update.
* (RELEASE): Delete.
(bfdver.h): Depend on, use instead of RELEASE.
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2014-07-02 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Clear
pointer_equality_needed when !readonly_dynrelocs.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_adjust_dynamic_symbol): Likewise.
2014-07-02 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_check_relocs): Set DF_STATIC_TLS for PIEs too.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_check_relocs): Likewise.
2014-07-01 Alan Modra <>
* bfd.c (struct bfd): Reorganise for better packing. Delete
"ifd" field. Make "format", "direction" and "flags" bitfields.
(HAS_LOAD_PAGE): Delete, renumber following flags.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* coff-tic4x.c: Remove HAS_LOAD_PAGE from extra flags in target vecs.
2014-07-01 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc_stub_type): Add ppc_stub_global_entry.
(struct ppc_link_hash_table): Increase size of stub_count array.
(build_global_entry_stubs): Emit symbol on global entry stub.
(ppc64_elf_build_stubs): NULL check htab->brlt. Add global entry
stub stats.
2014-07-01 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (abiversion, set_abiversion): Move earlier.
(ppc64_elf_branch_reloc): Adjust addend for ELFv2 local offset.
(ppc64_elf_set_toc): Set ".TOC." symbol value when using
generic linker.
(ppc64_elf_relocate_section): Disable ELFv2 function entry
optimisation when --traditional-format.
2014-07-01 Barney Stratford <>
Senthil Kumar Selvaraj <>
Pitchumani Sivanupandi <>
Soundararajan <>
* archures.c: Add avrtiny architecture for avr target.
* cpu-avr.c (arch_info_struct): Add avrtiny arch info.
* elf32-avr.c (elf_avr_howto_table): New relocation R_AVR_LDS_STS_16
added for 16 bit LDS/STS instruction of avrtiny arch.
(avr_reloc_map): Reloc R_AVR_LDS_STS_16 is mapped to
(bfd_elf_avr_final_write_processing): Select machine number
avrtiny arch.
(elf32_avr_object_p): Set machine number for avrtiny arch.
* reloc.c: Add documentation for BFD_RELOC_AVR_LDS_STS_16 reloc.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-06-26 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/16949
* dwarf2.c (is_str_attr): New function.
(find_abstract_instance_name): Use it to determine when an
attribute has a string value.
2014-06-24 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_size_dynamic_sections): Arrange to keep
.sdata/.sdata2 when _SDA_BASE_/_SDA2_BASE_ should be output
for --emit-relocs.
2014-06-21 Philippe De Muyter <>
* targets.c (_bfd_target_vector): Add missing #ifdef BFD64 for
a number of targets.
2014-06-20 Kyle McMartin <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_check_relocs): Set DF_STATIC_TLS when
emitting initial-exec relocs when not linking an executable.
2014-06-16 Will Newton <>
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_allocate_plt_entry): Increment
htab->next_tls_desc_index in the non-IPLT case.
Calculate GOT offset correctly for the non-IPLT case.
(allocate_dynrelocs_for_symbol): Don't increment
htab->next_tls_desc_index here.
2014-06-16 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-vax.c (elf_vax_size_dynamic_sections): Clear linker
created sections.
2014-06-13 Omair Javaid <>
* elfxx-aarch64.c (stdarg.h): Include.
(string.h): Include.
(_bfd_aarch64_elf_grok_prstatus): Updated.
(_bfd_aarch64_elf_grok_psinfo): New function.
(_bfd_aarch64_elf_write_core_note): New function.
* elfxx-aarch64.h (elf_backend_grok_psinfo): Define.
(elf_backend_write_core_note): Define.
2014-06-13 Alan Modra <>
* archive.c: Include bfdlink.h.
(_bfd_archive_close_and_cleanup): Call linker hash_table_free.
* bfd.c (struct bfd): Add is_linker_output field.
* elf-bfd.h (_bfd_elf_link_hash_table_free): Update prototype.
* linker.c (_bfd_link_hash_table_init): Set up hash_table_free,
link.hash and is_linker_output.
(_bfd_generic_link_hash_table_free): Replace bfd_link_hash_table*
param with bfd*. Assert is_linker_output and link.hash, and
clear them before exit.
* elf-m10300.c (elf32_mn10300_link_hash_table_free): Replace
bfd_link_hash_table* param with bfd*. Hack is_linker_output
and link.hash so we can free two linker hash tables.
(elf32_mn10300_link_hash_table_create): Create static_hash_table
first. Clean up on errors. Set hash_table_free pointer.
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_link_hash_table_free): Replace
bfd_link_hash_table* param with bfd*.
(elf32_arm_link_hash_table_create): Clean up on errors. Set
hash_table_free pointer.
* elf32-avr.c, * elf32-hppa.c, * elf32-i386.c, * elf32-m68hc1x.c,
* elf32-m68k.c, * elf32-metag.c, * elf32-nios2.c, * elf32-xgate.c,
* elf64-ia64-vms.c, * elf64-ppc.c, * elf64-x86-64.c, * elflink.c,
* elfnn-aarch64.c, * elfnn-ia64.c, * elfxx-sparc.c,
* xcofflink.c: Similarly.
* simple.c (bfd_simple_get_relocated_section_contents): Save and
clear before creating linker hash table. Clean up on
errors, and restore on exit.
* elf32-m68hc1x.h (m68hc11_elf_bfd_link_hash_table_free): Delete.
* elf32-xgate.h (xgate_elf_bfd_link_hash_table_free): Delete.
* elfxx-sparc.h (_bfd_sparc_elf_link_hash_table_free): Delete.
* libcoff-in.h (_bfd_xcoff_bfd_link_hash_table_free): Delete.
* hash.c (bfd_hash_table_init_n): Free table on error.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_generic_link_hash_table_free): Update proto.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-06-13 Alan Modra <>
PR 17047
* targets.c (BFD_JUMP_TABLE): Delete NAME##_bfd_link_hash_table_free.
(struct bfd_target <_bfd_link_hash_table_free>): Delete.
* bfd.c (bfd_link_hash_table_free): Don't define.
* aout-adobe.c, * aout-target.h, * aout-tic30.c, * binary.c, * bout.c,
* coff64-rs6000.c, * coffcode.h, * elf-m10300.c, * elf32-arm.c,
* elf32-avr.c, * elf32-hppa.c, * elf32-i386.c, * elf32-m68hc11.c,
* elf32-m68hc12.c, * elf32-m68k.c, * elf32-metag.c, * elf32-nios2.c,
* elf32-sparc.c, * elf32-xgate.c, * elf64-ia64-vms.c, * elf64-ppc.c,
* elf64-sparc.c, * elf64-x86-64.c, * elfnn-aarch64.c, * elfnn-ia64.c,
* elfxx-target.h, * i386msdos.c, * i386os9k.c, * ieee.c, * ihex.c,
* libbfd-in.h, * libecoff.h, * mach-o-target.c, * mmo.c,
* nlm-target.h, * oasys.c, * pef.c, * plugin.c, * ppcboot.c, * som.c,
* srec.c, * tekhex.c, * verilog.c, * versados.c, * vms-alpha.c,
* xsym.c: Don't define various link_hash_table_free defines, and
remove from bfd_target vars. Temporarily reference some of the
target link_hash_table_free functions to avoid warnings.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-06-13 Alan Modra <>
* elf-m10300.c, * elf32-arm.c, * elf32-avr.c, * elf32-hppa.c,
* elf32-i386.c, * elf32-m68hc1x.c, * elf32-m68k.c, * elf32-metag.c,
* elf32-nios2.c, * elf64-ia64-vms.c, * elf64-ppc.c, * elf64-x86-64.c,
* elfnn-aarch64.c, * elfnn-ia64.c, * elfxx-sparc.c, * xcofflink.c:
Move link_hash_table_free functions before their corresponding
link_hash_table_create functions.
2014-06-13 Alan Modra <>
* bfd.c (struct bfd): Replace link_next with a union.
* aoutx.h, * bfd.c, * coff-ppc.c, * coff-rs6000.c, * cofflink.c,
* ecoff.c, * elf-m10300.c, * elf32-arm.c, * elf32-avr.c,
* elf32-hppa.c, * elf32-i386.c, * elf32-lm32.c, * elf32-m32c.c,
* elf32-m32r.c, * elf32-m68hc1x.c, * elf32-metag.c,
* elf32-microblaze.c, * elf32-nds32.c, * elf32-nios2.c,
* elf32-or1k.c, * elf32-ppc.c, * elf32-rl78.c, * elf32-s390.c,
* elf32-score.c, * elf32-score7.c, * elf32-sh.c, * elf32-spu.c,
* elf32-tic6x.c, * elf32-tilepro.c, * elf32-xstormy16.c,
* elf32-xtensa.c, * elf64-alpha.c, * elf64-hppa.c, * elf64-ia64-vms.c,
* elf64-mmix.c, * elf64-ppc.c, * elf64-s390.c, * elf64-x86-64.c,
* elflink.c, * elfnn-aarch64.c, * elfxx-mips.c, * elfxx-sparc.c,
* elfxx-tilegx.c, * linker.c, * pdp11.c, * peXXigen.c, * simple.c,
* sunos.c, * vms-alpha.c, * xcofflink.c: Update for above.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-06-11 Alan Modra <>
* linker.c (unwrap_hash_lookup): Add missing parens.
2014-06-11 Kai Tietz <>
* libcoff-in.h (coff_tdata): Make relocbase member unsigned.
* libcoff.h: Regenerated.
2014-06-10 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/16910
* linker.c (unwrap_hash_lookup): New function.
* elf-bfd.h (RELOC_FOR_GLOBAL_SYMBOL): Call unwrap_hash_lookup.
* elf32-i370.c (i370_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf32-m32c.c (m32c_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf32-m32r.c (m32r_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf32-score.c (s3_bfd_score_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf32-score7.c (s7_bfd_score_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf32-spu.c (spu_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* elf64-hppa.c (elf64_hppa_relocate_section): Likewise.
2014-06-07 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relocate_section): Treat field of cmpli
insn as a bitfield; Use complain_overflow_bitfield.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
2014-06-05 Joel Brobecker <>
* New file.
* warning.m4 (AM_BINUTILS_WARNINGS): Source bfd/
Make -Werror the default with GCC only if DEVELOPMENT is true.
*, configure: Regenerate.
2014-06-04 Will Newton <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (tpoff_base): Make test of tls_sec
being non-NULL into an assert.
(elfNN_aarch64_tls_relax): Remove unused code.
2014-06-03 DJ Delorie <>
* elf32-rx.c (rx_table_map): Use BFD_VMA_FMT for portability.
2014-06-03 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16807
* peXXigen.c (rsrc_process_section): Page align the new contents
befgore writing out.
2014-06-03 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ADDIS_R12_R2): Define.
(build_plt_stub): Support fusion on ELFv2 stub.
(ppc_build_one_stub): Likewise for plt branch stubs.
2014-05-28 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-rx.c (rx_table_map): Delete set but not used variables.
2014-05-28 Tristan Gingold <>
* dwarf2.c (lookup_address_in_function_table): Add best_fit_len
to keep the length of the best fit range.
(lookup_symbol_in_function_table, info_hash_lookup_funcinfo):
2014-05-27 DJ Delorie <>
* elf32-rx.c (get_symbol_value_maybe): New.
(rx_elf_relocate_section): If we find a reloc against
$tableentry$default$<name>, redirect it to the appropriate
(RX_Table_Info): New.
(rx_table_find): New. Check all tables and SEC_KEEP all sections
with table parts in them.
(rx_check_directives): New.
(rx_table_map_2): New.
(rx_table_map): New.
(rx_additional_link_map_text): New. Called to dump tables to the
map file.
* elf32-rx.h: New.
2014-05-20 DJ Delorie <>
* elf32-msp430.c (msp430_elf_relax_adjust_locals): Avoid overflow.
2014-05-20 Alan Modra <>
PR 16952
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_create_linker_section): Move earlier.
Remove redundant setting of htab->elf.dynobj. Don't align.
Define .sdata symbols using _bfd_elf_define_linkage_sym.
(ppc_elf_create_glink): Call ppc_elf_create_linker_section.
(create_sdata_sym): Delete.
(elf_allocate_pointer_linker_section): Rename from
elf_create_pointer_linker_section. Align section.
(ppc_elf_check_relocs): Don't call ppc_elf_creat_linker_section
directly here, or create_sdata_sym. Set ref_regular on _SDA_BASE_
and _SDA2_BASE_.
(ppc_elf_size_dynamic_sections): Remove ATTRIBUTE_UNUSED on param.
Remove unnecessary tests on _SDA_BASE_ sym.
(maybe_strip_sdasym, ppc_elf_maybe_strip_sdata_syms): New functions.
(ppc_elf_relocate_section): Tighten SDA reloc symbol section checks.
* elf32-ppc.h (ppc_elf_set_sdata_syms): Delete.
(ppc_elf_maybe_strip_sdata_syms): Declare.
2014-05-16 Ryan Mansfield <>
* config.bfd: Move QNX target_cflags from arm-*-netbsd* to arm-*-nto*.
2014-05-16 Jon Turney <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_debugdata): Don't interpret debug directory
in a section with no contents.
(is_vma_in_section, find_section_by_vma): New functions.
(_bfd_XX_bfd_copy_private_bfd_data_common): Recalculate file
offsets in the debug directory.
(_bfd_XXi_slurp_codeview_record, _bfd_XXi_write_codeview_record):
Byte-swap GUID from little-endian to big-endian order for
consistent and conventional display.
2014-05-16 Kaushik Phata <>
* elf32-rl78.c (rl78_elf_merge_private_bfd_data): Complain if
64-bit doubles objects mix with 32-bit doubles objects.
(rl78_elf_print_private_bfd_data): Describe 64-bit doubles flag.
2014-05-08 Hans-Peter Nilsson <>
* mmo.c: Update URLs in documentation comments.
2014-05-02 Volodymyr Arbatov <>
David Weatherford <>
Max Filippov <>
* elf32-xtensa.c (relax_section): treat R_XTENSA_DIFF* relocations as
2014-05-07 Andreas Tobler <>
* config.bfd: Add proper arm config for *-*-freebsd*.
2014-05-07 Andrew Bennett <>
* aoutx.h (NAME (aout, machine_type)): Add mips32r3, mips64r3,
mips32r5 and mips64r5.
* archures.c (bfd_architecture): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h (bfd_architecture): Likewise.
* cpu-mips.c (arch_info_struct): Likewise.
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_set_isa_flags): Likewise.
2014-05-06 Richard Sandiford <>
* elfxx-mips.h (elfxx-mips.h): Declare.
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_elf_merge_obj_attributes): Use it to report
Tag_GNU_MIPS_ABI_FP mismatches.
(_bfd_mips_fp_abi_string): New function.
2014-05-02 Alan Modra <>
* targets.c: Sort bfd_target vectors somewhat alphabetically.
* Likewise.
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-05-02 Alan Modra <>
* aix386-core.c, * aout-adobe.c, * aout-arm.c, * aout-ns32k.c,
* aout-sparcle.c, * aout0.c, * aoutx.h, * armnetbsd.c, * bout.c,
* cf-i386lynx.c, * cf-sparclynx.c, * cisco-core.c, * coff-alpha.c,
* coff-apollo.c, * coff-arm.c, * coff-aux.c, * coff-go32.c,
* coff-h8300.c, * coff-h8500.c, * coff-i386.c, * coff-i860.c,
* coff-i960.c, * coff-m68k.c, * coff-m88k.c, * coff-mips.c,
* coff-rs6000.c, * coff-sh.c, * coff-sparc.c, * coff-stgo32.c,
* coff-svm68k.c, * coff-tic80.c, * coff-u68k.c, * coff-w65.c,
* coff-we32k.c, * coff-x86_64.c, * coff-z80.c, * coff-z8k.c,
* coff64-rs6000.c, * config.bfd, *, *,
* demo64.c, * elf-m10200.c, * elf-m10300.c, * elf32-am33lin.c,
* elf32-arc.c, * elf32-arm.c, * elf32-avr.c, * elf32-bfin.c,
* elf32-cr16.c, * elf32-cr16c.c, * elf32-cris.c, * elf32-crx.c,
* elf32-d10v.c, * elf32-d30v.c, * elf32-dlx.c, * elf32-epiphany.c,
* elf32-fr30.c, * elf32-frv.c, * elf32-gen.c, * elf32-h8300.c,
* elf32-hppa.c, * elf32-i370.c, * elf32-i386.c, * elf32-i860.c,
* elf32-i960.c, * elf32-ip2k.c, * elf32-iq2000.c, * elf32-lm32.c,
* elf32-m32c.c, * elf32-m32r.c, * elf32-m68hc11.c, * elf32-m68hc12.c,
* elf32-m68k.c, * elf32-m88k.c, * elf32-mcore.c, * elf32-mep.c,
* elf32-metag.c, * elf32-microblaze.c, * elf32-mips.c, * elf32-moxie.c,
* elf32-msp430.c, * elf32-mt.c, * elf32-nds32.c, * elf32-nios2.c,
* elf32-or1k.c, * elf32-pj.c, * elf32-ppc.c, * elf32-rl78.c,
* elf32-rx.c, * elf32-s390.c, * elf32-score.c, * elf32-sh-symbian.c,
* elf32-sh.c, * elf32-sh64.c, * elf32-sparc.c, * elf32-spu.c,
* elf32-tic6x.c, * elf32-tilegx.c, * elf32-tilepro.c, * elf32-v850.c,
* elf32-vax.c, * elf32-xc16x.c, * elf32-xgate.c, * elf32-xstormy16.c,
* elf32-xtensa.c, * elf64-alpha.c, * elf64-gen.c, * elf64-hppa.c,
* elf64-ia64-vms.c, * elf64-mips.c, * elf64-mmix.c, * elf64-ppc.c,
* elf64-s390.c, * elf64-sh64.c, * elf64-sparc.c, * elf64-tilegx.c,
* elf64-x86-64.c, * elfn32-mips.c, * elfnn-aarch64.c, * elfnn-ia64.c,
* epoc-pe-arm.c, * epoc-pei-arm.c, * hp300bsd.c, * hp300hpux.c,
* hppabsd-core.c, * hpux-core.c, * i386aout.c, * i386bsd.c,
* i386dynix.c, * i386freebsd.c, * i386linux.c, * i386lynx.c,
* i386mach3.c, * i386msdos.c, * i386netbsd.c, * i386os9k.c,
* irix-core.c, * m68k4knetbsd.c, * m68klinux.c, * m68knetbsd.c,
* m88kmach3.c, * m88kopenbsd.c, * mach-o-i386.c, * mach-o-x86-64.c,
* makefile.vms, * mipsbsd.c, * mmo.c, * netbsd-core.c, * newsos3.c,
* nlm32-alpha.c, * nlm32-i386.c, * nlm32-ppc.c, * nlm32-sparc.c,
* ns32knetbsd.c, * osf-core.c, * pc532-mach.c, * pe-arm-wince.c,
* pe-arm.c, * pe-i386.c, * pe-mcore.c, * pe-mips.c, * pe-ppc.c,
* pe-sh.c, * pe-x86_64.c, * pei-arm-wince.c, * pei-arm.c,
* pei-i386.c, * pei-ia64.c, * pei-mcore.c, * pei-mips.c, * pei-ppc.c,
* pei-sh.c, * pei-x86_64.c, * ppcboot.c, * ptrace-core.c, * riscix.c,
* sco5-core.c, * som.c, * sparclinux.c, * sparclynx.c,
* sparcnetbsd.c, * sunos.c, * targets.c, * trad-core.c,
* vax1knetbsd.c, * vaxbsd.c, * vaxnetbsd.c, * versados.c,
* vms-alpha.c, * vms-lib.c: Rename bfd targets to
<cpu>_<format>_<other>_<endian>_vec. Adjust associated MY macros
on aout targets.
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-05-01 Hans-Peter Nilsson <>
* mmo.c (mmo File layout documentation): Add note about low bits
of address.
(mmo_write_chunk): When handling data remainder, assert that
previous remaining data is flushed.
(mmo_write_loc_chunk): Only look for trailing and leading zeros
when dealing with an aligned VMA and for aligned lengths. Don't skip
the last 32-bit-word of zeros.
(mmo_write_loc_chunk): Emit an error if the VMA is not aligned.
(mmo_scan) <case LOP_QUOTE>: Move re-alignment of vma before
emitting data, not after updating it.
<case LOP_LOC>: Call mmo_decide_section with aligned vma.
2014-04-30 Nick Clifton <>
* compress.c (bfd_is_section_compressed): When checking the
.debug_str section, also check the fifth byte in the section is
not part of a string.
2014-04-30 Alan Modra <>
* elf-eh-frame.c (struct cie.personality): Replace val with sym.
(find_merged_cie): Identify personality functions by (bfd_id,index)
pair when a local sym is used.
2014-04-29 Christian Svensson <>
* elf32-or1k.c: Fix a bug where non-TLS relocations would be forced
into if it contained TLS relocations as well.
2014-04-28 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16821
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_sym_out): Rework fix to avoid compile
time warning.
2014-04-26 Alan Modra <>
* po/ Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
2014-04-25 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16821
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_sym_out): Another fix for building on
a 342-bit host. This time for older versions of gcc.
2014-04-24 Nick Clifton <>
* peXXigen.c (rsrc_print_section): Fix compile time warning for
32-bit hosts.
2014-04-24 Alan Modra <>
PR 16867
* dwarf2.c: Formatting.
(struct dwarf2_debug): Make adjusted_section_count signed.
(unset_sections): Make i signed.
(set_debug_vma): New function.
(place_sections): Handle separate debug object file. Set VMA
on debug sections, even if they have an output section. Also
set VMA on zero size sections, and non-load but alloc sections.
Set adjusted_section_count to -1 when no section adjustment.
Malloc adjusted_sections. Don't double last_vma. Transfer
alloc section VMAs to separate debug file.
(_bfd_dwarf2_cleanup_debug_info): Free adjusted_sections.
(_bfd_dwarf2_slurp_debug_info): Add do_place parameter. Drop
test on symbols being the same before using old stash. Read
and use separate debug file symbols. Call place_sections.
(find_line): Don't call place_sections here.
* libbfd-in.h (_bfd_dwarf2_slurp_debug_info): Update proto.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_find_nearest_line): Adjust
_bfd_dwarf2_slurp_debug_info call.
* simple.c (simple_save_output_info): Clarify comment.
2014-04-24 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16807
* peXXigen.c (struct rsrc_regions): New structure.
(rsrc_print_resource_directory): Use new structure. Include
offset of directory in listing.
(rsrc_print_resource_entry): Likewise.
(rsrc_print_section): Likewise.
(rsrc_count_entries): Do not increment sizeof_strings or
(rsrc_count_directory): Do not increment sizeof_tables.
(rsrc_compute_region_sizes): New function.
(rsrc_write_leaf): Maintain 8-byte alignment for resource data.
(rsrc_process_section): Compute size of regions after merging
2014-04-23 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/16787
* dwarf2.c (struct dwarf2_debug): Add sec_vma field.
(place_sections): Do not modify VMA of sections when called from
linker after sections have been placed in output sections. Short
circuit single section case.
(save_section_vma, section_vma_same): New functions.
(_bfd_dwarf2_slurp_debug_info): Throw away stash if section VMAs
* reloc.c (bfd_perform_relocation): Do not modify reloc addend
when non-relocatable.
2014-04-22 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16821
* peXXigen.c (_bfd_XXi_swap_sym_out): Fix for 32-bit hosts.
2014-04-22 Christian Svensson <>
* Remove openrisc and or32 support. Add support for or1k.
* archures.c: Likewise.
* coffcode.h: Likewise.
* config.bfd: Likewise.
* Likewise.
* reloc.c: Likewise.
* targets.c: Likewise.
* cpu-or1k.c: New file.
* elf32-or1k.c: New file.
* coff-or32.c: Delete.
* cpu-openrisc.c: Delete.
* cpu-or32.c: Delete.
* elf32-openrisc.c: Delete.
* elf32-or32.c: Delete.
* Regenerate.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-04-22 Yuanhui Zhang <>
PR ld/16821
* peXXigen.c (abs_finder): Fix for 32-bit host builds.
2014-04-22 Will Newton <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_section_flags): Remove
function. (elf_backend_section_flags): Remove define.
2014-04-21 Richard Henderson <>
* elf64-alpha.c (elf64_alpha_size_got_sections): New may_merge
parameter; honor it and disable got merging when false.
(elf64_alpha_relax_got_load): Do not relax to GPREL relocs during
the first pass of relaxation.
(elf64_alpha_relax_with_lituse): Likewise. Move relaxed relocs to
the end of the LITERAL+LITUSE chain.
(elf64_alpha_relax_section): Only process LITERAL relocs during the
second pass of relaxation.
* (use_secureplt): Enable by default.
* configure: Rebuild.
2014-04-18 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_dyld_info_command): Add rebase_content,
bind_content, weak_bind_content, lazy_bind_content,
(bfd_mach_o_load_command): Add comments, add next field.
(mach_o_data_struct): Replace commands field by first_command
and last_command.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_append_command): New function.
(bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_symbol_data): Add blank lines.
(bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_section_data): Check flavour,
copy fields.
(bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_header_data): Copy load commands.
(bfd_mach_o_pad4, bfd_mach_o_pad_command): New functions.
(bfd_mach_o_write_thread): Use macro instead of literal.
(bfd_mach_o_write_dylinker, bfd_mach_o_write_dylib)
(bfd_mach_o_write_main, bfd_mach_o_write_dyld_info): New
(bfd_mach_o_write_symtab_content): New function (extracted
from bfd_mach_o_write_symtab).
(bfd_mach_o_write_symtab): Split.
(bfd_mach_o_count_indirect_symbols): Move
(bfd_mach_o_build_dysymtab): Remove layout code.
(bfd_mach_o_write_contents): Rewritten to build commands in order.
(bfd_mach_o_count_sections_for_seg): Remove.
(bfd_mach_o_build_obj_seg_command): New function (extracted from
(bfd_mach_o_build_exec_seg_command): New function.
(bfd_mach_o_build_dysymtab_command): Remove.
(bfd_mach_o_layout_commands): New function.
(bfd_mach_o_init_segment): New function.
(bfd_mach_o_build_commands): Major rework to handle non-object
(bfd_mach_o_alloc_and_read, bfd_mach_o_read_dyld_content): New
(bfd_mach_o_read_dyld_info): Clear content fields.
(bfd_mach_o_read_segment): Adjust call.
(bfd_mach_o_flatten_sections): Adjust as now load commands are
(bfd_mach_o_scan_start_address, bfd_mach_o_scan)
(bfd_mach_o_mkobject_init, bfd_mach_o_get_base_address)
(bfd_mach_o_lookup_command, bfd_mach_o_core_fetch_environment):
2014-04-18 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o-target.c (bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_header_data):
Define instead of bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_bfd_data.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_bfd_data): Rename.
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_bfd_copy_private_bfd_data): Likewise.
2014-04-18 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_dylinker_command)
(bfd_mach_o_dylib_command, bfd_mach_o_fvmlib_command): Remove
name_len field.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_read_dylinker, bfd_mach_o_read_dylib)
(bfd_mach_o_read_fvmlib): Adjust after name_len removal.
2014-04-18 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_backend_data): Add page_size field.
* mach-o-target.c: Check TARGET_PAGESIZE is defined.
* mach-o.c (TARGET_PAGESIZE): Define and undefined for
each targets declared.
* mach-o-x86-64.c (TARGET_PAGESIZE): Define.
* mach-o-i386.c (TARGET_PAGESIZE): Define.
2014-04-18 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_write_thread)
(bfd_mach_o_write_section_32, bfd_mach_o_write_section_64)
(bfd_mach_o_write_segment_32, bfd_mach_o_write_segment_64)
(bfd_mach_o_read_dylinker, bfd_mach_o_read_dylib)
(bfd_mach_o_read_prebound_dylib, bfd_mach_o_read_prebind_cksum)
(bfd_mach_o_read_twolevel_hints, bfd_mach_o_read_fvmlib)
(bfd_mach_o_read_thread, bfd_mach_o_read_dysymtab)
(bfd_mach_o_read_symtab, bfd_mach_o_read_uuid)
(bfd_mach_o_read_linkedit, bfd_mach_o_read_str)
(bfd_mach_o_read_dyld_info, bfd_mach_o_read_segment)
(bfd_mach_o_read_segment_32, bfd_mach_o_read_segment_64)
(bfd_mach_o_read_command): Now return a boolean status.
Adjust return statements.
(bfd_mach_o_write_contents, bfd_mach_o_scan): Adjust tests.
(bfd_mach_o_core_file_failing_command): Remove useless initialization.
2014-04-17 Kwok Cheung Yeung <>
* elfxx-mips.c (struct mips_got_info): Delete assigned_gotno
field. Add assigned_low_gotno and assigned_high_gotno fields.
(mips_elf_create_local_got_entry): Update out-of-space condition.
Set index of new GOT entry to assigned_low_gotno if required by
the current relocation, else set it to assigned_high_gotno.
(mips_elf_set_global_gotidx): Replace uses of assigned_gotno
with assigned_low_gotno.
(mips_elf_multi_got): Initialize assigned_low_gotno and
assigned_high_gotno in secondary GOTs. Use assigned_low_gotno
in place of assigned_gotno when handling global GOT entries.
(mips_elf_lay_out_got): Initialize assigned_low_gotno and
(_bfd_mips_elf_finish_dynamic_sections): Account for a possible
gap in the middle of local GOT space.
2014-04-17 Alan Modra <>
PR 16846
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_merge_symbol): Ignore TLS mismatch when
current bfd is a plugin. Don't always set type_change_ok
when old bfd is a plugin.
2014-04-16 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o-x86-64.c (bfd_mach_o_x86_64_mkobject): Adjust cpusubtype
2014-04-16 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relocate_section): Fill 476 fixup area
with "ba 0" rather than zeros.
2014-04-15 Marcus Shawcroft <>
* (elfNN_aarch64_tls_relax): Fix instruction mask.
2014-04-14 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (BA): Define
(ppc_elf_link_hash_table_create): Correct default_params.
(write_glink_stub): Pad small plt call stub with "ba 0" rather
than "nop" for ppc476_workaround.
(ppc_elf_finish_dynamic_sections): Likewise for branch table
and __glink_PLTresolve. Ensure plt call stub at end of page
doesn't allow fall-thru prefetch.
2014-04-11 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16821
* peXXigen.c (abs_finder): New function.
(_bfd_XXi_swap_sym_out): For absolute symbols with values larger
than 1^32 try to convert them into section relative values
2014-04-11 Nick Clifton <>
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-04-10 Cesar Philippidis <>
* elf32-nios2.c (nios2_elf32_build_stubs): Ignore dynobjs
when building function stubs.
2014-04-10 Senthil Kumar Selvaraj <>
* elf32-avr.c: Add DIFF relocations for AVR.
(avr_final_link_relocate): Handle the DIFF relocs.
(bfd_elf_avr_diff_reloc): New.
(elf32_avr_is_diff_reloc): New.
(elf32_avr_adjust_diff_reloc_value): Reduce difference value.
(elf32_avr_relax_delete_bytes): Recompute difference after deleting
* reloc.c: Add BFD_RELOC_AVR_DIFF8/16/32 relocations
2014-04-09 Alan Modra <>
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
2014-04-09 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relocate_section): Remove bctr from list
of safe ppc476 insns at end of page. Also remove non-branch insns.
Expand comments.
2014-04-08 Jon Turney <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_debugdata): New function: Displays the
contents of the debug directory and decodes codeview entries.
(_bfd_XXi_swap_debugdir_in, _bfd_XXi_swap_debugdir_out)
(_bfd_XXi_slurp_codeview_record, _bfd_XXi_write_codeview_record):
Add functions for reading and writing debugdir and codeview
* libpei.h (_bfd_XXi_swap_debugdir_in, _bfd_XXi_swap_debugdir_out)
(_bfd_XXi_write_codeview_record): Add prototypes and macros.
* libcoff-in.h (pe_tdata): Add build-id data.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
* coffcode.h (coff_write_object_contents): Run build_id
after_write_object_contents hook.
2014-04-05 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_add_default_symbol): Pass poldbfd when
merging non-default sym.
2014-04-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_header_p): Reject 64 bit target when not
configured for.
2014-04-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_convert_section_name_to_mach_o): Fix
thinko on names length.
2014-04-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o-i386.c (bfd_mach_o_i386_swap_reloc_out): Use target index
of output_section.
* mach-o-x86-64.c (bfd_mach_o_x86_64_swap_reloc_out): Ditto.
2014-04-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* bfd.c (bfd_get_arch_size): Default is taken from arch.
2014-04-03 Jon Turney <>
* peXXigen.c (pe_print_edata): Verify lies inside
section before dereferencing.
(pe_print_idata, pe_print_edata, pe_print_reloc)
(rsrc_print_section): Don't bother interpreting the contents
of sections which have no contents.
2014-04-03 Maria Guseva <>
PR ld/16803
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_set_section_contents): Use correct type to hold
file position.
2014-04-03 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_mangle_symbols): Use index from
(bfd_mach_o_build_seg_command): Add comment. Realign segment.
Fix style.
(bfd_mach_o_build_commands, bfd_mach_o_read_thread): Fix style.
2014-04-03 Alan Modra <>
* elf-bfd.h (struct elf_backend_data
<elf_backend_bfd_from_remote_memory>): Replace "size_t size"
with "bfd_size_type size".
(_bfd_elf32_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
(_bfd_elf64_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* elf.c (bfd_elf_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* elfcode.h (bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* bfd-in.h (bfd_elf_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-04-02 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_twolevel_hints_command)
(bfd_mach_o_prebind_cksum_command): New types.
(bfd_mach_o_prebound_dylib_command): Rewrite.
(bfd_mach_o_load_command): Add prebind_cksum and twolevel_hints
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_read_prebound_dylib): Read and decode the
(bfd_mach_o_read_prebind_cksum): New function.
(bfd_mach_o_read_twolevel_hints): Ditto.
(bfd_mach_o_read_command): Handle prebind cksum and twolevel hints
2014-04-02 Alan Modra <>
* elfcode.h (bfd_from_remote_memory): Add "size" parameter.
Consolidate code handling possible section headers past end of
segment. Don't use p_align for page size guess, instead use
minpagesize. Take note of clearing section headers when
p_memsz > p_filesz. Handle file header specifying no section
headers. Handle zero p_align throughout. Default loadbase to
zero. Add comments. Rename contents_size to high_offset, and
make it a bfd_vma. Delete unnecessary bfd_set_error calls.
* bfd-in.h (bfd_elf_bfd_from_remote_memory): Update prototpe.
* elf-bfd.h (struct elf_backend_data <elf_backend_from_remote_memory>):
(_bfd_elf32_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
(_bfd_elf64_bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* elf.c (bfd_elf_bfd_from_remote_memory): Adjust.
* bfd-in2.h: Regnerate.
2014-04-01 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_canonicalize_one_reloc): Avoid to crash
when num == 0.
2014-03-27 Yury Gribov <>
Pavel Fedin <>
* elf32-arm.c: Add support for limited pretty-printing of PLT
entries on eabi and nacl targets.
(elf32_arm_get_synthetic_symtab): Add new callback.
(elf32_arm_nacl_plt_sym_val): Likewise.
(elf32_arm_plt0_size): Add helper function.
(elf32_arm_plt_size): Likewise.
2014-03-27 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_read_dylinker): Remove assert.
(bfd_mach_o_read_command): Handle BFD_MACH_O_LC_DYLD_ENVIRONMENT.
2014-03-27 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.h (bfd_mach_o_get_base_address): New prototype.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_write_symtab)
(bfd_mach_o_build_seg_command): Fix indentation.
(bfd_mach_o_get_base_address): New function.
2014-03-26 Nick Clifton <>
* cofflink.c (_bfd_coff_generic_relocate_section): Skip
relocations in discarded sections.
2014-03-26 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_convert_architecture): Add
2014-03-26 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_check_relocs): Account for possibly
needed plt entries when taking the address of functions for
abiversion == 0 (ie. unknown) as well as abiversion == 2.
Move opd setup and abiversion checks to..
(ppc64_elf_before_check_relocs): Renamed from
ppc64_elf_process_dot_syms. Set output abiversion from input and
input abiversion from output, if either is not set.
(ppc64_elf_merge_private_bfd_data): Don't merge flags here.
(elf_backend_check_directives): Update.
2014-03-25 Will Newton <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_finish_dynamic_sections):
Set value of DT_PLTRELSZ and DT_RELASZ based on the size
of input sections rather than output sections.
2014-03-20 Will Newton <>
PR ld/16715
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_check_relocs): Set
pointer_equality_needed for absolute references within
executable links.
(elf32_arm_finish_dynamic_symbol): Set st_value to zero
unless pointer_equality_needed is set.
2014-03-19 Nick Clifton <>
* peXXigen.c (rsrc_process_section): Add code to scan input
sections and record their lengths. Use these lengths to find the
start of each merged .rsrc section.
2014-03-17 Tristan Gingold <>
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_read_dylib): Handle lazy load dylib.
(bfd_mach_o_read_command): Ditto.
2014-03-14 Meador Inge <>
* Add strnlen to AC_CHECK_DECLS.
* Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
* sysdep.h (strnlen): Add prototype.
2014-03-14 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relocate_section): Correct overflow
handling for VLE_SDA21 relocs.
2014-03-13 Tristan Gingold <>
* peicode.h (pe_ILF_object_p): Adjust, as the version number
has been read.
(pe_bfd_object_p): Also read version number to detect ILF.
* pe-x86_64.c (COFF_WITH_PE_BIGOBJ): Define.
(x86_64pe_bigobj_vec): Define
* coffcode.h (bfd_coff_backend_data): Add _bfd_coff_max_nscns field.
(bfd_coff_max_nscns): New macro.
(coff_compute_section_file_positions): Use unsigned int for
target_index. Compare with bfd_coff_max_nscns.
(bfd_coff_std_swap_table, ticoff0_swap_table, ticoff1_swap_table):
Set a value for _bfd_coff_max_nscns.
(header_bigobj_classid): New constant.
(coff_bigobj_swap_filehdr_in, coff_bigobj_swap_filehdr_out)
(coff_bigobj_swap_sym_in, coff_bigobj_swap_sym_out)
(coff_bigobj_swap_aux_in, coff_bigobj_swap_aux_out): New
(bigobj_swap_table): New table.
* libcoff.h: Regenerate.
* coff-sh.c (bfd_coff_small_swap_table): Likewise.
* coff-alpha.c (alpha_ecoff_backend_data): Add value for
* coff-mips.c (mips_ecoff_backend_data): Likewise.
* coff-rs6000.c (bfd_xcoff_backend_data)
(bfd_pmac_xcoff_backend_data): Likewise.
* coff64-rs6000.c (bfd_xcoff_backend_data)
(bfd_xcoff_aix5_backend_data): Likewise.
* targets.c (x86_64pe_bigobj_vec): Declare.
* (x86_64pe_bigobj_vec): New vector.
* configure: Regenerate.
* config.bfd: Add bigobj object format for Windows targets.
2014-03-12 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16671
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_add_symbol_hook): Check for ARM format
before testing for vxworks.
2014-03-12 Alan Modra <>
* Regenerate.
2014-03-12 Alan Modra <>
PR 16690
* elf.c (copy_elf_program_header): Ignore first section lma if
2014-03-11 Alan Modra <>
PR 16686
* coff-rs6000.c: Include stdint.h.
* coff64-rs6000.c: Likewise.
2014-03-10 Tristan Gingold <>
* ticoff.h: Removed.
2014-03-08 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_howto_raw): Correct overflow check for
many relocations. Correct bitsize and rightshift too for a number
of VLE relocs. Describe R_PPC_VLE_SDA21 and R_PPC_VLE_SDA21_LO.
Correct dst_mask on R_PPC_VLE_SDA21_LO.
(ppc_elf_vle_split16): Tidy, delete unnecessary prototype.
(ppc_elf_relocate_section): Modify overflow test for 16-bit
fields in instructions to signed/unsigned according to whether
the field takes a signed or unsigned value. Tidy vle split16 code.
Correct R_PPC_VLE_SDA21 and R_PPC_VLE_SDA21_LO handling.
2014-03-08 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_howto_raw): Use complain_overflow_signed
R_PPC64_REL16 entries. Use complain_overflow_dont for R_PPC64_TOC.
(ppc64_elf_relocate_section): Modify overflow test for 16-bit
fields in instructions to signed/unsigned according to whether
the field takes a signed or unsigned value.
2014-03-07 Pedro Alves <>
PR gdb/16696
* rs6000-core.c (rs6000coff_core_p): Cast pointers to bfd_vma
through ptr_to_uint instead of through long.
2014-03-06 Nick Clifton <>
PR 16664
* elf-attrs.c (_bfd_elf_parse_attributes): Add checks for corrupt
attribute section names.
2014-03-05 Alan Modra <>
Update copyright years.
2014-03-05 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_howto_raw): Add R_PPC64_ADDR64_LOCAL entry.
(ppc64_elf_reloc_type_lookup): Support R_PPC64_ADDR64_LOCAL.
(ppc64_elf_check_relocs): Likewise.
(ppc64_elf_relocate_section): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* libbfd.h: Regenerate.
2014-03-04 Heiher <>
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_set_isa_flags): Use E_MIPS_ARCH_64R2 for
(mips_mach_extensions): Make bfd_mach_mips_loongson_3a an
extension of bfd_mach_mipsisa64r2.
2014-03-04 Nick Clifton <>
PR ld/16017
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_thumb2_plt0_entry): New array.
(elf32_thumb2_plt_entry): New array.
(elf32_arm_create_dynamic_sections): Set PLT entry sizes when
using thumb2 based PLT.
(elf32_arm_populate_plt_entry): Handle generating Thumb2 based PLT
(elf32_arm_final_link_relocate): Do not bias jumps to Thumb based
PLT entries.
(elf32_arm_finish_dynamic_sections): Handle creation of Thumb2
based PLT 0-entry.
(elf32_arm_output_plt_map_1): Handle creation of local symbols for
Thumb2 based PLT 0-entry.
(elf32_arm_output_arch_local_syms): Handle creation of local
symbols for Thumb2 based PLT entries.
2014-02-28 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/16643
* elflink.c (elf_gc_sweep): Call gc_sweep_hook for exactly
the same conditions we called check_relocs.
2014-02-27 Yuri Gribov <>
* bfd-in.h: Add export of bfd_elf32_arm_use_long_plt.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_plt_entry_long): New array.
(elf32_arm_link_hash_table_create): Set plt_entry_size to 16 if
using long PLT entries.
(bfd_elf32_arm_use_long_plt): New function.
(elf32_arm_populate_plt_entry): Add support for long PLT entries.
2014-02-27 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_link_hash_table_create): Provide default
params for targets that don't use ppc32elf.em.
2014-02-20 Chung-Lin Tang <>
* elf32-nios2.c (nios2_elf32_relocate_section): Fix calculation
of GOTOFF relocations.
2014-02-19 Igor Zamyatin <>
H.J. Lu <>
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_bnd_plt0_entry): New.
(elf_x86_64_legacy_plt_entry): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_bnd_plt_entry): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_legacy_plt2_entry): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_bnd_plt2_entry): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_bnd_arch_bed): Likewise.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_entry): Add has_bnd_reloc and plt_bnd.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_table): Add plt_bnd.
(elf_x86_64_link_hash_newfunc): Initialize has_bnd_reloc and
(elf_x86_64_copy_indirect_symbol): Also copy has_bnd_reloc.
(elf_x86_64_check_relocs): Create the second PLT for Intel MPX
in 64-bit mode.
(elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Handle the second PLT for IFUNC
symbols. Resolve call to the second PLT if it is created.
(elf_x86_64_size_dynamic_sections): Keep the second PLT section.
(elf_x86_64_relocate_section): Resolve PLT references to the
second PLT if it is created.
(elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_symbol): Use BND PLT0 and fill the
second PLT entry for BND relocation.
(elf_x86_64_finish_dynamic_sections): Use MPX backend data if
the second PLT is created.
(elf_x86_64_get_synthetic_symtab): New.
(bfd_elf64_get_synthetic_symtab): Likewise. Undefine for NaCl.
2014-02-19 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.h (struct ppc64_elf_params): Add save_restore_funcs.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_func_desc_adjust): Use it to control
provision of out-of-line register save/restore routines.
2014-02-18 Jack Carter <>
* elfxx-mips.c(_bfd_mips_elf_modify_segment_map): Deleted hard coding of
PT_DYNAMIC segment flags.
2014-02-17 Jan Kratochvil <>
PR binutils/16595
* simple.c (struct saved_offsets): New.
(simple_save_output_info): Use it for ptr.
(simple_restore_output_info): Use it for ptr. Check section_count.
(bfd_simple_get_relocated_section_contents): Use it for saved_offsets.
2014-02-17 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.h (struct ppc64_elf_params): Define.
(ppc64_elf_init_stub_bfd, ppc64_elf_edit_opd, ppc64_elf_tls_setup,
ppc64_elf_setup_section_lists, ppc64_elf_size_stubs,
ppc64_elf_build_stubs): Update prototype.
* elf64-ppp.c (struct ppc_link_hash_table): Add params, delete other
fields now in params. Adjust code throughout file.
(ppc64_elf_init_stub_bfd): Delete "abfd" parameter, add "params".
Save params pointer in htab.
(ppc64_elf_edit_opd, ppc64_elf_tls_setup,
ppc64_elf_setup_section_lists, ppc64_elf_size_stubs,
ppc64_elf_build_stubs): Remove parameters now in "params".
2014-02-17 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relocate_section): Move relocs on insns
patched for ppc476 workaround. Reapply branch taken/not taken
2014-02-12 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relax_section): Don't build long-branch
stubs for calls to __tls_get_addr that we know will later be
optimised away.
2014-02-12 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_relax_section): Enable ppc476 workaround
for ld -r, when code sections are sufficiently aligned.
* elf32-ppc.h (struct ppc_elf_params): Delete pagesize. Add
2014-02-12 Alan Modra <>
PR gold/15530
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_gc_mark_dynamic_ref): Support
--export-dynamic and --dynamic-list marking of symbols.
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_gc_mark_dynamic_ref_symbol): Reorder
cheap tests first.
2014-02-10 H.J. Lu <>
PR gold/16530
* elflink.c (bfd_elf_gc_mark_dynamic_ref_symbol): Mark symbol in
executables if it matches dynamic_list.
2014-02-10 Alan Modra <>
* po/ Regenerate.
* po/bfd.pot: Regenerate.
2014-02-09 Alan Modra <>
* elf-bfd.h (struct elf_backend_data): Add caches_rawsize.
* elfxx-target.h (elf_backend_caches_rawsize): Define.
(elfNN_bed): Init new field.
* elflink.c (elf_link_input_bfd): Handle caches_rawsize.
* elf32-ppc.c (shared_stub_entry): Zero addi offset.
(ppc_elf_relax_section): Don't reallocate section here, write
stubs, or write out relocs for ld -r here..
(ppc_elf_relocate_section): ..instead write stubs here, and use
existing code to write out relocs for ld -r. Fix offset
adjustment on reloc for little-endian.
(elf_backend_caches_rawsize): Define.
2014-02-07 Rainer Orth <ro@CeBiTec.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
PR build/16550
* cache.c (bfd_cache_max_open): Cast RLIM_INFINITY to rlim_t.
2014-02-04 Jan Kratochvil <>
* coff-rs6000.c (xcoff_write_archive_contents_big): Free OFFSETS in
return paths. Three times.
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc64_elf_link_hash_table_create): Free HTAB in all
return paths.
(ppc64_elf_tls_optimize): Free TOC_REF in return path.
(ppc64_elf_edit_toc): Free USED in return path.
2014-02-03 Sandra Loosemore <>
* libbfd.h: Regenerated.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerated.
* elf32-nios2.c (elf_nios2_howto_table_rel): Add new relocations.
(nios2_reloc_map): Likewise.
(GOT_USED, CALL_USED): Renamed from GOT16_USED and CALL16_USED.
Fixed all references.
(nios2_elf32_relocate_section): Add new relocations.
(nios2_elf32_check_relocs): Likewise.
(nios2_elf32_gc_sweep_hook): Likewise.
2014-02-03 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (struct ppc_elf_link_hash_table): Add params.
Delete emit_stub_syms, no_tls_get_addr_opt. Update all uses.
(ppc_elf_link_params): New function.
(ppc_elf_create_glink): Align .glink to 64 bytes for ppc476
(ppc_elf_select_plt_layout): Remove plt_style and emit_stub_syms
parameters. Use htab->params instead.
(ppc_elf_tls_setup): Remove no_tls_get_addr_opt parameter.
(ppc_elf_size_dynamic_sections): Align __glink_PLTresolve to
64 bytes for ppc476 workaround.
(struct ppc_elf_relax_info): New.
(ppc_elf_relax_section): Exclude linker created sections and
those too small to hold one instruction. Don't add another
branch around trampolines on later relax passes. Don't
generate trampolines for undefined symbols when !relocatable,
nor for plugin symbols. Allocate space for ppc476 workaround
patch area. Free fixups on error return path.
(ppc_elf_relocate_section): Handle ppc476 workaround patching.
* elf32-ppc.h (struct ppc_elf_params): New.
(ppc_elf_select_plt_layout, ppc_elf_tls_setup): Update prototype.
(ppc_elf_link_params): Declare.
* section.c (SEC_INFO_TYPE_TARGET): Define.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-02-02 Sandra Loosemore <>
* elf32-nios2.c (struct elf32_nios2_link_hash_table): Add
h_gp_got field.
(nios2_elf32_relocate_section): Use got_base to adjust
GOT-pointer-relative relocations relative to _gp_got.
(create_got_section): Create _gp_got symbol.
(nios2_elf32_finish_dynamic_symbol): Make _gp_got absolute.
(nios2_elf32_size_dynamic_sections): Set _gp_got offset.
2014-01-30 Sandra Loosemore <>
* bfd-in2.h: Update from reloc.c.
* elf32-nios2.c: Include elf32-nios2.h.
(elf_nios2_howto_table_rel): Add entry for R_NIOS2_CALL26_NOAT.
(nios2_reloc_map): Likewise.
(enum elf32_nios2_stub_type): Declare.
(struct elf32_nios2_stub_hash_entry): Declare.
(nios2_stub_hash_entry, nios2_stub_hash_lookup): New macros.
(struct elf32_nios2_link_hash_entry): Add hsh_cache field.
(struct elf32_nios2_link_hash_table): Add new fields bstab,
stub_bfd, add_stub_section, layout_sections_again, stub_group,
bfd_count, top_index, input_list, all_local_syms.
(nios2_call26_stub_entry): New.
(nios2_elf32_install_imm16): Move up in file.
(nios2_elf32_install_data): Move up in file.
(hiadj): Move up in file.
(stub_hash_newfunc): New.
(link_hash_newfunc): Initialize hsh_cache field.
(nios2_stub_name): New.
(nios2_get_stub_entry): New.
(nios2_add_stub): New.
(nios2_elf32_setup_section_lists): New.
(nios2_elf32_next_input_section): New.
(group_sections): New.
(nios2_type_of_stub): New.
(nios2_build_one_stub): New.
(nios2_size_one_stub): New.
(get_local_syms): New.
(nios2_elf32_size_stubs): New.
(nios2_elf32_build_stubs): New.
(nios2_elf32_do_call26_relocate): Correct CALL26 overflow test.
(nios2_elf32_relocate_section): Handle R_NIOS2_CALL26_NOAT. Add
trampolines for R_NIOS2_CALL26 stubs.
(nios2_elf32_check_relocs): Handle R_NIOS2_CALL26_NOAT.
(nios2_elf32_gc_sweep_hook): Likewise.
(nios2_elf32_link_hash_table_create): Initialize the stub hash table.
(nios2_elf32_link_hash_table_free): New.
(bfd_elf32_bfd_link_hash_table_free): Define.
* elf32-nios2.h: New file.
* libbfd.h: Update from reloc.c.
* reloc.c (BFD_RELOC_NIOS2_CALL26_NOAT): New.
2014-01-29 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/16318
* elf32-metag.c (elf_metag_post_process_headers): Call
* elf32-sh64.c (sh64_elf_copy_private_data): Call
* elf64-sh64.c (sh_elf64_copy_private_data_internal): Likewise.
2014-01-29 Nick Clifton <>
* bfd-in.h (bfd_set_section_vma): Delete.
(bfd_set_section_alignment): Delete.
(bfd_set_section_userdata): Delete.
(bfd_set_cacheable): Delete.
* bfd.c (bfd_set_cacheable): New static inline function.
* section.c (bfd_set_section_userdata): Likewise.
(bfd_set_section_vma): Likewise.
(bfd_set_section_alignment): Likewise.
* bfd-in2.h: Regenerate.
2014-01-28 Nick Clifton <>
* dwarf2.c (find_abstract_instance_name): For DW_FORM_ref_addr
attributes select the CU containing the abbreviation, which may not
be the current CU.
2014-01-24 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (ppc_build_one_stub): Correct reloc count passed
to get_relocs for ELFv2.
2014-01-23 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/16498
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_map_sections_to_segments): Issue a linker error
if TLS sections are not adjacent.
2014-01-22 Alan Modra <>
* elflink.c (elf_link_add_object_symbols): Call minfo for --as-needed.
2014-01-22 Alan Modra <>
* elf64-ppc.c (STK_LINKER): Comment typo fix.
2014-01-21 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/16467
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_merge_symbol): When types of the existing
regular default symbol definition and the versioned dynamic
symbol definition mismatch, skip the default symbol definition
if one of them is IFUNC.
2014-01-21 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/2404
* elflink.c (_bfd_elf_merge_symbol): Don't check info->shared,
info->export_dynamic nor h->ref_dynamic for type mismatch when
adding the default version.
2014-01-16 Alan Modra <>
* elfxx-mips.c (mips_elf_record_got_page_entry): Pass in a
mips_elf_traverse_got_arg* rather than mips_got_info*.
Adjust caller. Alloc on output_bfd rather than symbol section
2014-01-15 H.J. Lu <>
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_allocate_dynrelocs): Revert the last
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Likewise.
2014-01-14 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/16428
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_allocate_dynrelocs): Don't discard relocs
against __ehdr_start.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Likewise.
2014-01-14 H.J. Lu <>
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_allocate_dynrelocs): Revert the last
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Likewise.
2014-01-14 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/16428
* elf32-i386.c (elf_i386_allocate_dynrelocs): Don't update reloc
count if there are any non pc-relative relocs.
* elf64-x86-64.c (elf_x86_64_allocate_dynrelocs): Likewise.
2014-01-14 Michael Hudson-Doyle <>
Kugan Vivekanandarajah <>
* elfnn-aarch64.c (elfNN_aarch64_final_link_relocate): Use correct
offset while calculating relocation address.
(elfNN_aarch64_create_small_pltn_entry): Likewise.
(elfNN_aarch64_init_small_plt0_entry): Likewise.
2014-01-13 Ma Jiang <>
PR ld/16202
* elf32-arm.c (elf32_arm_final_link_relocate): Refetch addends for
2014-01-13 Alan Modra <>
* elf32-ppc.c (ppc_elf_check_relocs): For @local call to ifunc,
error when shared and force a plt call otherwise.
(ppc_elf_size_dynamic_sections): Don't emit DT_PPC_GOT unless
plt_type == PLT_NEW.
(ppc_elf_relocate_section): Add missing test to resolve ifuncs to
the appropriate call stub.
2014-01-10 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/14207
PR ld/16322
PR binutils/16323
* elf.c (assign_file_positions_for_load_sections): Revert last change.
(assign_file_positions_for_non_load_sections): When setting up
PT_GNU_RELRO header, don't require a corresponding PT_LOAD
header that completely covers the relro region.
2014-01-09 Tristan Gingold <>
* coff-rs6000.c (rs6000coff_vec, pmac_xcoff_vec): use jump
table macros and add macros to initializa the structure.
2014-01-08 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/14207
PR ld/16322
PR binutils/16323
* elf.c (_bfd_elf_map_sections_to_segments): Don't check section
size for PT_GNU_RELRO segment.
(assign_file_positions_for_load_sections): If PT_LOAD segment
doesn't fit PT_GNU_RELRO segment, adjust its p_filesz and p_memsz.
2014-01-07 Tom Tromey <>
* elf32-xtensa.c (vsprint_msg): Don't use old VA_* compatibility
2014-01-03 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/16199
* elf.c (vma_page_aligned_bias): Handle a maxpagesize value of
2014-01-02 Yuanhui Zhang <>
PR binutils/14289
* pef.c (bfd_pef_xlib_read_header): Increase buffer size to 80.
2014-01-02 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/11983
* archive.c (_bfd_get_elt_at_filepos): Store a copy of the
filename in the bfd's filename field.
* elfcode.h (bfd_from_remote_memory): Likewise.
* ieee.c (ieee_object_p): Likewise.
* mach-o.c (bfd_mach_o_fat_member_init): Likewise.
* oasys.c (oasys_openr_next_archived_file): Likewise.
* vms-lib.c (_bfd_vms_lib_get_module): Likewise.
* opncls.c (bfd_fopen): Likewise.
(bfd_openstreamr): Likewise.
(bfd_openr_iovec): Likewise.
(bfd_openw): Likewise.
(bfd_create): Likewise.
(_bfd_delete_bfd): Free filename.
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