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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] objtool: Fix seg fault with gold linker

* Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com> wrote:

> Objtool seg faults when the gold linker is used with
> CONFIG_MODVERSIONS=y and CONFIG_UNWINDER_ORC=y.
>
> With CONFIG_MODVERSIONS=y, the .o file gets passed to the linker before
> being passed to objtool. The gold linker seems to strip unused ELF
> symbols by default, which confuses objtool and causes the seg fault when
> it's trying to generate ORC metadata.

BTW., if it's still unfixed, could we fix that segfault as well, and turn it into
a more useful failure message?

Thanks,

Ingo

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