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Re: xserver support for bebox and prep
KIYOHARA Takashi wrote:
> However startx(8) fails. I see this error message in /var/log/XFree86.0
> .log on bebox and prep. ('offset' is different)
> Fatal server error:
> R_PPC_REL24 PLT offset 1095c6c8 too large
I don't know precisely how Xserver is working, but I guess it uses an internal
ELF loader to be able to load and relocate all the "modules" (drivers, e.g.
"ati_drv.o") it needs.
So the first question would be: can you determine which module fails
loading/relocating? From your log it looks like "Module xf1bpp" is the last
one mentioned before the error.
R_PPC_REL24 is the usual relocation type for branch instructions, which
allows you do branch forward and backward into memory by 26 bits (+/- 32 MB).
Looks like this module was loaded at an address which is too far away from
the Xserver to branch to it:
R_PPC_REL24 fbPictureInit secp=ef6a2000 symval=186f120 dest32=ef6a3938
*dest32=48000001 S+A-P=121cb7e8 R_PPC_REL24 offset 121cb7e8 too large
PLT offset is 1095c6c8
Fatal server error:
R_PPC_REL24 PLT offset 1095c6c8 too large
More than 256MB too far! IIRC "USE_JEMALLOC=no" usually fixed that. So... I
don't know why your malloc() returns pointers to memory which is so far
Or maybe the problem is that the symbols (e.g. fbPictureInit) are not
defined at all, and calculating with 0-pointers leads to those values...?
Sorry, I'm just guessing. :|
_ Frank Wille (frank%phoenix.owl.de@localhost)
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