Developments - ELF and others

Christian Ludlam chris at
Sat Oct 4 04:16:35 PDT 2003

On 3 Oct Peter Naulls wrote:

> In message <7e15b43b4c.christian at venice.lab>
>           Christian Ludlam <chris at> wrote:
> > It's done in the bfd library, and it's probably quite a big job. I'm not
> > convinced it's necessary, though - link can convert existing AOF
> > libraries into ELF ones, and that only needs doing once.
> How can you do this?  There's:
> link <aoffile> -ELF -partial -o <elffile>
> Which gives a partialy linked object - ok, but not ideal.

That's what I was thinking - you'd do it individually for each member of the
library, then rearchive it (in whatever format).

Christian Ludlam
chris at

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