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DWARF: Implement DW_AT_signature lookup for type unit support

Authored by labath on May 24 2019, 1:11 AM.

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DWARF: Implement DW_AT_signature lookup for type unit support

Summary:
This patch implements the main feature of type units. When completing a
type, if we encounter a DW_AT_signature attribute, we use it's value to
lookup the complete definition of the type in the relevant type unit.

To enable this lookup, we build up a map of all type units in a symbol
file when parsing the units. Then we consult this map when resolving the
DW_AT_signature attribute.

I include add a couple of tests which exercise the type lookup feature,
including one that ensure we do something reasonable in case we fail to
lookup the type.

A lot of the ideas in this patch have been taken from D32167 and D61505.

Reviewers: clayborg, JDevlieghere, aprantl, alexshap

Subscribers: mgrang, lldb-commits

Differential Revision: https://reviews.llvm.org/D62246

llvm-svn: 361603

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