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Re: [PATCH] tst-tlsopt-powerpc as a shared lib
Alan Modra <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 01:07:44PM +0000, Adam Conrad wrote:
>> On Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 06:32:46PM +0930, Alan Modra wrote:
>> > Since tst-tlsopt-powerpc is supposed to test glibc dynamic relocation
>> > processing, the body of the test ought to be put in a shared library
>> > (*). I cobbled together such a test, and TRY_STATIC_TLS works fine.
>> > So, not a powerpc64 glibc bug.
>> Excellent. Should I expect said cobbled test to replace tst-tlsopt-powerpc
>> in glibc trunk soonish (obviously, I'll just XFAIL it for now locally).
> This makes the __tls_get_addr_opt test run as a shared library, and so
> actually test that DTPMOD64/DTPREL64 pairs are processed by ld.so to
> support the __tls_get_adfr_opt call stub fast return. After a
> 2017-01-24 patch (binutils f0158f4416) ld.bfd no longer emitted
> unnecessary dynamic relocations against local thread variables,
> instead setting up the __tls_index GOT entries for the call stub fast
> return. This meant tst-tlsopt-powerpc passed but did not check ld.so
> relocation support. After a 2017-07-16 patch (binutils 676ee2b5fa)
> ld.bfd no longer set up the __tls_index GOT entries for the call stub
> fast return, and tst-tlsopt-powerpc failed.
> Compiling mod-tlsopt-powerpc.c with -DSHARED exposed a bug in
> powerpc64/tls-macros.h, which defines a __TLS_GET_ADDR macro that
> clashes with one defined in dl-tls.h. The tls-macros.h version is
> only used in that file, so delete it and expand.
> Regression tested powerpc64le-linux. Please verify the Makefile
> changes. The test passes with "make -j64 check", but I may well have
> missed something there.
Tested on powerpc-linux and powerpc64-linux too.
> * sysdeps/powerpc/mod-tlsopt-powerpc.c: Extract from
> tst-tlsopt-powerpc.c with function name change and no test harness.
> * sysdeps/powerpc/tst-tlsopt-powerpc.c: Remove body of test.
> Call tls_get_addr_opt_test.
> * sysdeps/powerpc/Makefile (LDFLAGS-tst-tlsopt-powerpc): Don't define.
> (modules-names): Add mod-tlsopt-powerpc.
> (mod-tlsopt-powerpc.so-no-z-defs): Define.
> (tst-tlsopt-powerpc): Depend on .so.
> * sysdeps/powerpc/powerpc64/tls-macros.h (__TLS_GET_ADDR): Don't
> define. Expand use in TLS_GD and TLS_LD.
Even if this patch doesn't fix bug 21847 , I think it makes sense to refer
it here and close the bug, which was reported to glibc.
Looks good to me.