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[libitm] Check if GCC uses assembler cfi support

The Solaris 11.2 x86 assembler is going to gain support for the cfi
directives.  To do things right this time, it will create read-only
.eh_frame sections, unlike what gas and gcc currently do.  The goal is
to let /bin/ld handle the required merging of read-only and read-write
.eh_frame sections, but that's not there yet and won't make the S11.2
release.  For the time being, gcc/ (gcc_cv_as_cfi_directive)
takes care of that and disables the support, but there's one issue left:
libitm does the cfi directive detection on its own, finds the assembler
support and uses it in config/x86/sjlj.S, which breaks linking the

ld: fatal: file .libs/aatree.o; section [15].eh_frame and file .libs/sjlj.o; section [3].eh_frame have incompatibile attributes and cannot be merged into a single output section
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
make[4]: *** [] Error 1

To avoid this, libitm and gcc need to agree whether or not to use
assembler cfi support.

The following patch avoid this by checking __GCC_HAVE_DWARF2_CFI_ASM.

Alternatively, one could do away with
config/asmcfi.m4 (GCC_AS_CFI_PSEUDO_OP), and only check for
__GCC_HAVE_DWARF2_CFI_ASM under the assumption that libitm will only be
used in-tree with a matching gcc.

I've avoided changing config/asmcfi.m4 since that's also used by libffi,
which is external to the gcc tree and can be used with non-gcc

The patch allowed i386-pc-solaris2.11 bootstraps to finish without
regressions on trunk and 4.8 branch, still need to test 4.7 branch.

Ok for trunk, 4.8 and 4.7 branches once testing completes?


2014-04-07  Rainer Orth  <ro@CeBiTec.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>

	* config/generic/asmcfi.h: Also check for

# HG changeset patch
# Parent e003a40e0bb68a5019d8492cec81e453514988b0
Check if GCC uses assembler cfi support

diff --git a/libitm/config/generic/asmcfi.h b/libitm/config/generic/asmcfi.h
--- a/libitm/config/generic/asmcfi.h
+++ b/libitm/config/generic/asmcfi.h
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@
 #include "config.h"
+#if defined(HAVE_AS_CFI_PSEUDO_OP) && defined(__GCC_HAVE_DWARF2_CFI_ASM)
 #define cfi_startproc			.cfi_startproc
 #define cfi_endproc			.cfi_endproc
@@ -50,4 +50,4 @@
 #define cfi_restore(r)
 #define cfi_undefined(r)
-#endif /* HAVE_AS_CFI_PSEUDO_OP */
Rainer Orth, Center for Biotechnology, Bielefeld University

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