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link.h

/* Data structure for communication from the run-time dynamic linker for
   loaded ELF shared objects.
   Copyright (C) 1995-1999, 2000, 2001 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
   This file is part of the GNU C Library.

   The GNU C Library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
   modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
   License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
   version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

   The GNU C Library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
   but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
   MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU
   Lesser General Public License for more details.

   You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
   License along with the GNU C Library; if not, write to the Free
   Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA
   02111-1307 USA.  */

#ifndef     _LINK_H
#define     _LINK_H     1

#include <features.h>
#include <elf.h>
#include <dlfcn.h>
#include <sys/types.h>

/* We use this macro to refer to ELF types independent of the native wordsize.
   `ElfW(TYPE)' is used in place of `Elf32_TYPE' or `Elf64_TYPE'.  */
#define ElfW(type)      _ElfW (Elf, __ELF_NATIVE_CLASS, type)
#define _ElfW(e,w,t)    _ElfW_1 (e, w, _##t)
#define _ElfW_1(e,w,t)  e##w##t

#include <bits/elfclass.h>          /* Defines __ELF_NATIVE_CLASS.  */

/* Rendezvous structure used by the run-time dynamic linker to communicate
   details of shared object loading to the debugger.  If the executable's
   dynamic section has a DT_DEBUG element, the run-time linker sets that
   element's value to the address where this structure can be found.  */

struct r_debug
  {
    int r_version;            /* Version number for this protocol.  */

    struct link_map *r_map;   /* Head of the chain of loaded objects.  */

    /* This is the address of a function internal to the run-time linker,
       that will always be called when the linker begins to map in a
       library or unmap it, and again when the mapping change is complete.
       The debugger can set a breakpoint at this address if it wants to
       notice shared object mapping changes.  */
    ElfW(Addr) r_brk;
    enum
      {
      /* This state value describes the mapping change taking place when
         the `r_brk' address is called.  */
      RT_CONSISTENT,          /* Mapping change is complete.  */
      RT_ADD,                 /* Beginning to add a new object.  */
      RT_DELETE         /* Beginning to remove an object mapping.  */
      } r_state;

    ElfW(Addr) r_ldbase;      /* Base address the linker is loaded at.  */
  };

/* This is the instance of that structure used by the dynamic linker.  */
extern struct r_debug _r_debug;

/* This symbol refers to the "dynamic structure" in the `.dynamic' section
   of whatever module refers to `_DYNAMIC'.  So, to find its own
   `struct r_debug', a program could do:
     for (dyn = _DYNAMIC; dyn->d_tag != DT_NULL; ++dyn)
       if (dyn->d_tag == DT_DEBUG)
       r_debug = (struct r_debug *) dyn->d_un.d_ptr;
   */
extern ElfW(Dyn) _DYNAMIC[];

/* Structure describing a loaded shared object.  The `l_next' and `l_prev'
   members form a chain of all the shared objects loaded at startup.

   These data structures exist in space used by the run-time dynamic linker;
   modifying them may have disastrous results.  */

struct link_map
  {
    /* These first few members are part of the protocol with the debugger.
       This is the same format used in SVR4.  */

    ElfW(Addr) l_addr;        /* Base address shared object is loaded at.  */
    char *l_name;       /* Absolute file name object was found in.  */
    ElfW(Dyn) *l_ld;          /* Dynamic section of the shared object.  */
    struct link_map *l_next, *l_prev; /* Chain of loaded objects.  */
  };

#ifdef __USE_GNU

struct dl_phdr_info
  {
    ElfW(Addr) dlpi_addr;
    const char *dlpi_name;
    const ElfW(Phdr) *dlpi_phdr;
    ElfW(Half) dlpi_phnum;
  };

__BEGIN_DECLS

extern int dl_iterate_phdr (int (*callback) (struct dl_phdr_info *info,
                                   size_t size, void *data),
                      void *data) __THROW;

__END_DECLS

#endif

#endif /* link.h */

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