Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#12827 closed bug (fixed)

RTS linker: handle 64-bit symbol table in archives

Reported by: hsyl20 Owned by: hsyl20
Priority: high Milestone: 8.0.2
Component: Runtime System (Linker) Version: 8.0.1
Keywords: linker Cc:
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: x86_64 (amd64)
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Related Tickets: Differential Rev(s): Phab:D2697
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The RTS linker should skip 64-bit symbol table entries in archives just like it skips 32-bit ones.

See the original report thread on ghc-devs:

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by hsyl20

Status: newpatch

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by Ben Gamari <ben@…>

In 1b336d9/ghc:

Skip 64-bit symbol tables

This patch makes the RTS linker skip 64-bit symbol table entries.  See

Test Plan: validate

Reviewers: austin, erikd, simonmar, bgamari

Reviewed By: bgamari

Subscribers: osa1, thomie

Differential Revision:

GHC Trac Issues: #12827

comment:3 Changed 2 years ago by bgamari

Resolution: fixed
Status: patchclosed
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