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Fix MIPS64 *_nocancel gp setup

Message ID Pine.LNX.4.64.1406262356210.11339@digraph.polyomino.org.uk
State Committed
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Joseph Myers June 26, 2014, 11:56 p.m. UTC
The 64-bit MIPS ABIs involve the caller setting up t9 ($25) to the
address of the called function, and the called function then using
this in a .cpsetup directive to compute gp.  The .cpsetup directive
needs to name the function to which t9 points for this purpose.  In
the definition of *_nocancel functions, the directive pointed to the
normal entry point rather than the _nocancel one, resulting in
segfaults when the _nocancel functions were used.  This patch corrects
the function name used in the directive.  (It seems the bug was latent
until Roland's not-cancel.h unification, with the _nocancel entry
points not previously being used - so not user-visible in a release,
so no Bugzilla entry required.)

Tested mips64 sufficiently to confirm the previously seen segfaults
are fixed, and committed.  Now I can get back to testing the vfork

2014-06-26  Joseph Myers  <joseph@codesourcery.com>

	* sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/mips/mips64/nptl/sysdep-cancel.h
	[__PIC__] (PSEUDO): Use name of _nocancel entry point in
	corresponding .cpsetup call.
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diff --git a/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/mips/mips64/nptl/sysdep-cancel.h b/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/mips/mips64/nptl/sysdep-cancel.h
index d9e7236..341b9a0 100644
--- a/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/mips/mips64/nptl/sysdep-cancel.h
+++ b/sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/mips/mips64/nptl/sysdep-cancel.h
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ 
   .globl __##syscall_name##_nocancel;					      \
   __##syscall_name##_nocancel:						      \
     SAVESTK;								      \
-    .cpsetup t9, STKOFF_GP, name;					      \
+    .cpsetup t9, STKOFF_GP, __##syscall_name##_nocancel;		      \
     cfi_rel_offset (gp, STKOFF_GP);					      \
     li v0, SYS_ify(syscall_name);					      \
     syscall;								      \