Commit 7359608a authored by Stefano Garzarella's avatar Stefano Garzarella Committed by Linus Torvalds
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scripts/gdb: fix lx-symbols 'gdb.error' while loading modules

Commit ed66f991 ("module: Refactor section attr into bin attribute")
removed the 'name' field from 'struct module_sect_attr' triggering the
following error when invoking lx-symbols:

  (gdb) lx-symbols
  loading vmlinux
  scanning for modules in linux/build
  loading @0xffffffffc014f000: linux/build/drivers/net/tun.ko
  Python Exception <class 'gdb.error'> There is no member named name.:
  Error occurred in Python: There is no member named name.

This patch fixes the issue taking the module name from the 'struct

Fixes: ed66f991

 ("module: Refactor section attr into bin attribute")
Signed-off-by: default avatarStefano Garzarella <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarJan Kiszka <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarKieran Bingham <>

Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent bb971537
......@@ -96,7 +96,7 @@ lx-symbols command."""
return ""
attrs = sect_attrs['attrs']
section_name_to_address = {
attrs[n]['name'].string(): attrs[n]['address']
attrs[n]['battr']['attr']['name'].string(): attrs[n]['address']
for n in range(int(sect_attrs['nsections']))}
args = []
for section_name in [".data", ".data..read_mostly", ".rodata", ".bss",
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