binutils: A GNU collection of binary utilities1

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The GNU binutils are utilities of use when dealing with object files. the packages includes ld - the GNU linker, as - the GNU assembler, addr2line - converts addresses into filenames and line numbers, ar - a utility for creating, modifying and extracting from archives, c++filt - filter to demangle encoded C++ symbols, gprof - displays profiling information, nlmconv - converts object code into an NLM, nm - lists symbols from object files, objcopy - Copys and translates object files, objdump - displays information from object files, ranlib - generates an index to the contents of an archive, readelf - displays information from any ELF format object file, size - lists the section sizes of an object or archive file, strings - lists printable strings from files, strip - discards symbols as well as windres - a compiler for Windows resource files.

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Author: The GNU Project <gnu [at] gnu [dot] org>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).
Remark: Dietlibc compatible.

Download: binutils-

T2 source: binutils.cache
T2 source: binutils.conf
T2 source: binutils.desc
T2 source: have_stdlib.patch
T2 source: ld-glob.patch
T2 source: parse-config
T2 source: texinfo-version.patch

Build time (on reference hardware): 100% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 16.74 MB, 139 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree bash bison bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils flex gawk gcc gettext glibc gmp grep linux-header m4 make mktemp net-tools patch perl sed sysfiles tar texinfo util-linux

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).