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authorJosh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com>2019-03-18 19:09:38 -0500
committerThomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>2019-03-21 12:02:19 +0100
commit0c671812f152b628bd87c0af49da032cc2a2c319 (patch)
tree0e85f7daf7ddfcdf451ef866eead03533f9e848f /tools/objtool
parent9e98c678c2d6ae3a17cb2de55d17f69dddaa231b (diff)
objtool: Move objtool_file struct off the stack
Objtool uses over 512k of stack, thanks to the hash table embedded in the objtool_file struct. This causes an unnecessarily large stack allocation and breaks users with low stack limits. Move the struct off the stack. Fixes: 042ba73fe7eb ("objtool: Add several performance improvements") Reported-by: Vassili Karpov <moosotc@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/r/df92dcbc4b84b02ffa252f46876df125fb56e2d7.1552954176.git.jpoimboe@redhat.com
Diffstat (limited to 'tools/objtool')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/tools/objtool/check.c b/tools/objtool/check.c
index 0414a0d52262..5dde107083c6 100644
--- a/tools/objtool/check.c
+++ b/tools/objtool/check.c
@@ -2184,9 +2184,10 @@ static void cleanup(struct objtool_file *file)
+static struct objtool_file file;
int check(const char *_objname, bool orc)
- struct objtool_file file;
int ret, warnings = 0;
objname = _objname;