Oracle® Solaris 11.2 Linkers and Libraries Guide

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Updated: July 2014


In Relocation Processing, the mechanisms by which the runtime linker relocates dynamic executables and shared objects to create a runable process was covered. Relocation Symbol Lookup and When Relocations are Performed categorized this relocation processing into two areas to simplify and help illustrate the mechanisms involved. These same two categorizations are also ideally suited for considering the performance impact of relocations.