[PR,gdb/21695] Fix lost line info for symbol at addr zero

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  • [PR,gdb/21695] Fix lost line info for symbol at addr zero
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Omair Javaid May 15, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
This patch fixes a unique condition where GDB fails to provide line
information of symbol at address zero when code is compiled with text
address zero but loaded at an offset > 0.

For example lets compile following code snippet:

int main() {
  return 0;
}

gcc -O0 -g3 -nostdlib -emain -Wl,-Ttext=0x00 -o file.out file.c

Start gdb and run:

add-symbol-file file.out 0xffff0000
info line main

GDB will return error saying no line info is available for the symbol.

This is a direct consequence of the fix for PR 12528 where GDB tries to ignore
line table for a function which has been garbage collected by the linker.

As the garbage collected symbols are sent to address zero GDB assumes a symbol
actually placed at address zero as garbage collected.

This was fixed with an additional check address < lowpc. But when symbol is
loaded at an offset lowpc becomes lowpc + offset while no offset is added to
address rather final symbol address is calculated based on baseaddr and address
added together. So in case where symbols are loaded at an offset the condition
address < lowpc will always return true.

This patch fixes this by comparing address against a non offset lowpc.
This patch also adds a GDB test case to replicate this behavior.

gdb:

2018-05-15  Omair Javaid  <omair.javaid@linaro.org>

	PR gdb/21695
	* dwarf2read.c (lnp_state_machine::check_line_address): Update declaration.
	(dwarf_decode_lines_1): Adjust.

gdb/testsuite:

2018-05-15  Omair Javaid  <omair.javaid@linaro.org>

	PR gdb/21695
	* gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp: New test.
	* gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c: New file.
---
 gdb/dwarf2read.c                                   |  8 ++--
 .../gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c       | 24 ++++++++++
 .../gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp     | 51 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 3 files changed, 79 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
 create mode 100644 gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c
 create mode 100644 gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp

-- 
2.7.4

Patch

diff --git a/gdb/dwarf2read.c b/gdb/dwarf2read.c
index 575d316..b171bb2 100644
--- a/gdb/dwarf2read.c
+++ b/gdb/dwarf2read.c
@@ -20411,7 +20411,7 @@  public:
      sequence.  */
   void check_line_address (struct dwarf2_cu *cu,
 			   const gdb_byte *line_ptr,
-			   CORE_ADDR lowpc, CORE_ADDR address);
+			   CORE_ADDR lowpc_minus_base, CORE_ADDR address);
 
   void handle_set_discriminator (unsigned int discriminator)
   {
@@ -20755,14 +20755,14 @@  lnp_state_machine::lnp_state_machine (gdbarch *arch, line_header *lh,
 void
 lnp_state_machine::check_line_address (struct dwarf2_cu *cu,
 				       const gdb_byte *line_ptr,
-				       CORE_ADDR lowpc, CORE_ADDR address)
+				       CORE_ADDR lowpc_minus_base, CORE_ADDR address)
 {
   /* If address < lowpc then it's not a usable value, it's outside the
      pc range of the CU.  However, we restrict the test to only address
      values of zero to preserve GDB's previous behaviour which is to
      handle the specific case of a function being GC'd by the linker.  */
 
-  if (address == 0 && address < lowpc)
+  if (address == 0 && address < lowpc_minus_base)
     {
       /* This line table is for a function which has been
 	 GCd by the linker.  Ignore it.  PR gdb/12528 */
@@ -20857,7 +20857,7 @@  dwarf_decode_lines_1 (struct line_header *lh, struct dwarf2_cu *cu,
 		    line_ptr += bytes_read;
 
 		    state_machine.check_line_address (cu, line_ptr,
-						      lowpc, address);
+						      lowpc - baseaddr, address);
 		    state_machine.handle_set_address (baseaddr, address);
 		  }
 		  break;
diff --git a/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..8902051
--- /dev/null
+++ b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.c
@@ -0,0 +1,24 @@ 
+/* This testcase is part of GDB, the GNU debugger.
+
+   Copyright 2011-2018 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+
+   This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
+   it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
+   the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or
+   (at your option) any later version.
+
+   This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
+   but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
+   MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
+   GNU General Public License for more details.
+
+   You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
+   along with this program.  If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.  */
+
+// Test case for PR gdb/21695
+
+int
+main ()
+{
+  return 0;
+}
diff --git a/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..68564688
--- /dev/null
+++ b/gdb/testsuite/gdb.base/infoline-reloc-main-from-zero.exp
@@ -0,0 +1,51 @@ 
+# Copyright 2011-2018 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+
+# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
+# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
+# the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or
+# (at your option) any later version.
+#
+# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
+# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
+# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
+# GNU General Public License for more details.
+#
+# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
+# along with this program.  If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
+
+# This file is part of the gdb testsuite
+
+#
+# test running programs
+#
+
+standard_testfile .c
+
+if [get_compiler_info] {
+    return -1
+}
+
+# Build executable with stripped startup code and text section starting at zero
+
+set opts {debug "additional_flags=-nostdlib -emain -Wl,-Ttext=0x00"}
+
+if {[build_executable $testfile.exp $testfile $srcfile $opts] == -1} {
+    untested "failed to compile"
+    return -1
+}
+
+gdb_exit
+gdb_start
+gdb_reinitialize_dir $srcdir/$subdir
+
+# Load symbols at an offset 0xffff0000 using add-symbol-file
+
+gdb_test "add-symbol-file [standard_output_file ${testfile}] 0xffff000" \
+    "Reading symbols from .*" \
+    "add-symbol-file" \
+    "add symbol table from file \".*\" at.*\\(y or n\\) " "y"
+
+# Check if we are able to read offset adjusted line information of main
+    
+gdb_test "info line main" \
+	"Line.*starts at address.*and ends at.*"