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libelf: Use a red-black tree to manage sections
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Authored by markj on May 28 2019, 3:29 PM.

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Summary

The tree is indexed by section number. This speeds up elf_getscn(3),
which in turn helps other functions. For example, elf_strptr() needs to
look up .shstrtab, which is typically the last section.

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rS FreeBSD src repository - subversion
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Event Timeline

  • Remove unintentional change.

sys/tree.h works on all supported operating systems? (for upstreaming)

Overall LGTM

sys/tree.h works on all supported operating systems? (for upstreaming)

Yes, it comes with libbsd, which is already required for queue.h etc..

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jun 4 2019, 3:57 PM
This revision was automatically updated to reflect the committed changes.