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Re: ppc32/objdump : retrieving the symbol's name behind the GOT offset ?
- From: Alan Modra <amodra at gmail dot com>
- To: yon ar c'hall <yon dot ar dot chall at gmail dot com>
- Cc: Cary Coutant <ccoutant at google dot com>, "binutils at sourceware dot org" <binutils at sourceware dot org>
- Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2014 22:53:08 +1030
- Subject: Re: ppc32/objdump : retrieving the symbol's name behind the GOT offset ?
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On Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 10:42:08AM +0100, yon ar c'hall wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 12:08 AM, Cary Coutant <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> When it's related to the access to an object via the GOT,
> >> objdump/ppc32 produces such disassembled code :
> >> lwz r9,-32764(r30)
> >> Is there any mean (with objdump, or any other tool) for quickly
> >> retrieving the corresponding real symbol's name of the targeted object
> >> (local or global) ?
> > You'll need to scan the dynamic relocations for the relocation that
> > applies to that particular GOT entry. That relocation will give you
> > the symbol table index (in .dynsym) of the corresponding symbol.
> What about local objects - hidden or default, which do not appear in
> the .dynsym ?
Look in .symtab too, for a value corresponding to the relocated GOT entry.
Australia Development Lab, IBM