Subject: Re: binutils
To: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 12/29/1997 17:41:52
On Mon, 29 Dec 1997 17:42:47 -0800 (PST)
Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> What is the advantage of elf over a.out? I'm curious, not trying to say we
> shouldn't. :-)
One, it's reasonably standardized.
Two, it's just more flexible than a.out in so many ways. This is the main
reason... it just does more.
Jason R. Thorpe email@example.com
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