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/* Define new symbol for current position in given section.
Copyright (C) 2002, 2005 Red Hat, Inc.
This file is part of Red Hat elfutils.
Written by Ulrich Drepper <>, 2002.
Red Hat elfutils 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; version 2 of the License.
Red Hat elfutils is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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# include <config.h>
#include <inttypes.h>
#include <stdio.h>
#include <stdlib.h>
#include <string.h>
#include <libasmP.h>
#include <system.h>
AsmSym_t *
asm_newsym (asmscn, name, size, type, binding)
AsmScn_t *asmscn;
const char *name;
GElf_Xword size;
int type;
int binding;
#define TEMPSYMLEN 10
char tempsym[TEMPSYMLEN];
AsmSym_t *result;
if (asmscn == NULL)
/* Something went wrong before. */
return NULL;
/* Generate a temporary symbol if necessary. */
if (name == NULL)
/* If a local symbol name is created the symbol better have
local binding. */
if (binding != STB_LOCAL)
__libasm_seterrno (ASM_E_INVALID);
return NULL;
// XXX This requires getting the format from the machine backend. */
snprintf (tempsym, TEMPSYMLEN, ".L%07u", asmscn->ctx->tempsym_count++);
name = tempsym;
size_t name_len = strlen (name) + 1;
result = (AsmSym_t *) malloc (sizeof (AsmSym_t) + name_len);
if (result == NULL)
return NULL;
rwlock_wrlock (asmscn->ctx->lock);
result->scn = asmscn;
result->offset = asmscn->offset;
result->size = size;
result->type = type;
result->binding = binding;
result->symidx = 0;
result->strent = ebl_strtabadd (asmscn->ctx->symbol_strtab,
memcpy (result + 1, name, name_len), 0);
if (unlikely (asmscn->ctx->textp))
/* We are only interested in the name and don't need to know whether
it is a local name or not. */
/* First print the binding pseudo-op. */
if (binding == STB_GLOBAL)
fprintf (asmscn->ctx->out.file, "\t.globl\t%s\n", name);
else if (binding == STB_WEAK)
fprintf (asmscn->ctx->out.file, "\t.weak\t%s\n", name);
/* Next the symbol type. */
if (type == STT_OBJECT)
fprintf (asmscn->ctx->out.file, "\t.type\t%s,@object\n", name);
else if (type == STT_FUNC)
fprintf (asmscn->ctx->out.file, "\t.type\t%s,@function\n", name);
/* Finally the size and the label. */
fprintf (asmscn->ctx->out.file, "\t.size\t%s,%" PRIuMAX "\n%s:\n",
name, (uintmax_t) size, name);
/* Put the symbol in the hash table so that we can later find it. */
if (asm_symbol_tab_insert (&asmscn->ctx->symbol_tab, elf_hash (name),
result) != 0)
/* The symbol already exists. */
__libasm_seterrno (ASM_E_DUPLSYM);
/* Note that we can free the entry since there must be no
reference in the string table to the string. We can only
fail to insert the symbol into the symbol table if there
is already a symbol with this name. In this case the
ebl_strtabadd function would use the previously provided
name. */
free (result);
result = NULL;
else if (name != tempsym && asm_emit_symbol_p (name))
/* Only count non-private symbols. */
rwlock_unlock (asmscn->ctx->lock);
return result;