libdw errors for DW_FORM_GNU_strp_alt attributes

Josh Stone jistone at
Mon Apr 7 16:29:50 UTC 2014

On 04/07/2014 08:55 AM, Florian Weimer wrote:
> Thanks for the explanation.  I find it kind of surprising that libdw 
> goes behind my back and opens random files based on paths extracted from 
> the data I supply.  I would have expected that from libdwfl, not libdw.

Yes, in fact this was in Mark's 0.159 planning email:

- Move .gnu_debugaltlink handling from libdw to libdwfl and make
  ENABLE_DWZ the default. As discussed before:

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