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cmd/link: bad reflect data when using -linkshared #18252
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Dec 8, 2016
A potential hint:
So the *rtype being returned for *C is correct, but the interface type for *rtype is incorrect. (That is, it is being sourced from the non-canonical module.) I'd look at the asm for reflect.toType, figure out how it finds *rtype, and make sure it passes through the typeOff map.
toType looks like this:
Both the executable and the shared library have a local symbol called "go.itab.*reflect.rtype,reflect.Type". So I guess this is a consequence of https://golang.org/cl/32131 -- and oops, my tests of 1.7 had that cherry-picked into it. Turns out it doesn't happen in the actual 1.7.4 release. Maybe we need a different fix for the bug that was trying to fix.