tail head cat sleep
QR code linking to this page

Manual Pages  — ELF2AOUT

NAME

elf2aout – Convert ELF binary to a.out format

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS


elf2aout [-o outfile] infile

DESCRIPTION

The elf2aout utility is used to convert an ELF formatted binary, namely a kernel, to an a.out formatted one. Most OpenBoot firmware require an a.out format or FCode boot image and this utility is designed to accommodate. If infile is not in ELF format, an error message will be presented.

SEE ALSO

elf(3), a.out(5)

HISTORY

The elf2aout utility first appeared in FreeBSD 4.6 .

AUTHORS

The elf2aout utility was written by Jake Burkholder <Mt jake@FreeBSD.org>. This manual page was written by Tom Rhodes <Mt trhodes@FreeBSD.org>.

ELF2AOUT (1) December 23, 2008

tail head cat sleep
QR code linking to this page


Please direct any comments about this manual page service to Ben Bullock.

When people say "Drive safe!" I'm like no, a safe is for keeping money, I drive car.
— Artur Bagyants