On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 03:38:12PM -0800, Roland McGrath wrote:
While I agree that it's making a bad assumption here, "in
most cases" is
entirely contrary to any situation I know of. What platform's binaries
are you looking at?
Linux. SHT_SYMTAB is always after the section headers on the binaries I
looked at, SHT_DYNAMIC always before that. Probably to make stripping
easier. Weren't you thinking about SHT_DYNSYM ?