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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH v2 5/5] Prevent more compiler optimization of mockable functions



On Wed, Jul 05, 2017 at 12:58:51 +0100, Daniel Berrange wrote:
> Currently all mockable functions are annotated with the 'noinline'
> attribute. This is insufficient to guarantee that a function can
> be reliably mocked with an LD_PRELOAD. The C language spec allows
> the compiler to assume there is only a single implementation of
> each function. It can thus do things like propagating constant
> return values into the caller at compile time, or creating
> multiple specialized copies of the function body each optimized
> for a different caller. To prevent these optimizations we must
> also set the 'noclone' and 'weak' attributes.
> 
> This fixes the test suite when libvirt.so is built with CLang
> with optimization enabled.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Daniel P. Berrange <berrange redhat com>
> ---
>  build-aux/mock-noinline.pl      |  2 +-
>  src/check-symfile.pl            |  2 +-
>  src/internal.h                  | 23 ++++++++++++++++++-----
>  src/qemu/qemu_capspriv.h        |  2 +-
>  src/rpc/virnetsocket.h          |  4 ++--
>  src/util/vircommand.h           |  2 +-
>  src/util/vircrypto.h            |  2 +-
>  src/util/virfile.h              |  2 +-
>  src/util/virhostcpu.h           |  4 ++--
>  src/util/virmacaddr.h           |  2 +-
>  src/util/virnetdev.h            |  8 ++++----
>  src/util/virnetdevip.h          |  2 +-
>  src/util/virnetdevopenvswitch.h |  2 +-
>  src/util/virnetdevtap.h         |  6 +++---
>  src/util/virnuma.h              | 16 ++++++++--------
>  src/util/virrandom.h            |  6 +++---
>  src/util/virscsi.h              |  2 +-
>  src/util/virscsivhost.h         |  2 +-
>  src/util/virtpm.h               |  2 +-
>  src/util/virutil.h              | 10 +++++-----
>  src/util/viruuid.h              |  2 +-
>  21 files changed, 58 insertions(+), 45 deletions(-)

ACK

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