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Subject[tip:x86/pti] objtool: Fix seg fault with gold linker
Commit-ID:  2a0098d70640dda192a79966c14d449e7a34d675
Gitweb: https://git.kernel.org/tip/2a0098d70640dda192a79966c14d449e7a34d675
Author: Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com>
AuthorDate: Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:17:07 -0600
Committer: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
CommitDate: Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:27:27 +0100

objtool: Fix seg fault with gold linker

Objtool segfaults 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.

Objtool should really be running immediately after GCC anyway, without a
linker call in between. Change the makefile ordering so that objtool is
called before the linker.

Reported-and-tested-by: Markus <M4rkusXXL@web.de>
Signed-off-by: Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Fixes: ee9f8fce9964 ("x86/unwind: Add the ORC unwinder")
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/355f04da33581f4a3bf82e5b512973624a1e23a2.1516025651.git.jpoimboe@redhat.com
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
---
scripts/Makefile.build | 14 ++++++++++----
1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/scripts/Makefile.build b/scripts/Makefile.build
index e63af4e..6bed45d 100644
--- a/scripts/Makefile.build
+++ b/scripts/Makefile.build
@@ -270,12 +270,18 @@ else
objtool_args += $(call cc-ifversion, -lt, 0405, --no-unreachable)
endif

+ifdef CONFIG_MODVERSIONS
+objtool_o = $(@D)/.tmp_$(@F)
+else
+objtool_o = $(@)
+endif
+
# 'OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD := y': skip objtool checking for a directory
# 'OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD_foo.o := 'y': skip objtool checking for a file
# 'OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD_foo.o := 'n': override directory skip for a file
cmd_objtool = $(if $(patsubst y%,, \
$(OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD_$(basetarget).o)$(OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD)n), \
- $(__objtool_obj) $(objtool_args) "$(@)";)
+ $(__objtool_obj) $(objtool_args) "$(objtool_o)";)
objtool_obj = $(if $(patsubst y%,, \
$(OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD_$(basetarget).o)$(OBJECT_FILES_NON_STANDARD)n), \
$(__objtool_obj))
@@ -291,15 +297,15 @@ objtool_dep = $(objtool_obj) \
define rule_cc_o_c
$(call echo-cmd,checksrc) $(cmd_checksrc) \
$(call cmd_and_fixdep,cc_o_c) \
- $(cmd_modversions_c) \
$(call echo-cmd,objtool) $(cmd_objtool) \
+ $(cmd_modversions_c) \
$(call echo-cmd,record_mcount) $(cmd_record_mcount)
endef

define rule_as_o_S
$(call cmd_and_fixdep,as_o_S) \
- $(cmd_modversions_S) \
- $(call echo-cmd,objtool) $(cmd_objtool)
+ $(call echo-cmd,objtool) $(cmd_objtool) \
+ $(cmd_modversions_S)
endef

# List module undefined symbols (or empty line if not enabled)
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