ELF Tool Chain / News: Recent posts

New release: version 0.6.1

The Elftoolchain project is pleased to announce the release of version
0.6.1 of its software.

This release contains BSD-licensed implementations of the "libdwarf"
and "libelf" libraries, and of the "addr2line", "ar", "brandelf",
"c++filt", "elfcopy", "elfdump", "findtextrel", "mcs", "nm", "ranlib",
"readelf", "size", "strings" and "strip" program development
utilities. The release also contains API and utility reference
documentation, and contains test suites for some of these released
utilities and libraries.... read more

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2012-09-24

Revised "libelf by Example" tutorial

A new version of the "libelf by Example" tutorial is available for download:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/elftoolchain/files/Documentation/libelf-by-example/20120308/

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2012-03-08

Ports to OpenBSD 5.0 and Minix v3.2.0

We are happy to announce that our code now supports OpenBSD 5.0 and Minix 3.2.0.

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2012-01-16

DragonFlyBSD support.

The Elftoolchain project's source code has been ported to DragonFly BSD version 2.10.

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2011-11-29

New release: version 0.5.1

The Elftoolchain project is pleased to announce the release of version
0.5.1 of its software.

This release contains BSD-licensed implementations of the "libdwarf"
and "libelf" libraries, and of the "addr2line", "ar", "brandelf",
"c++filt", "elfcopy", "elfdump", "findtextrel", "mcs", "nm", "ranlib",
"readelf", "size", "strings" and "strip" program development
utilities. The release also contains API and utility reference
documentation (300+ manual entries in all), and contains test suites
for some of these released utilities and libraries.... read more

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2011-11-16

New developer: Hyogeol Lee

Welcome Hyogeol Lee (hglee). Hyogeol Lee will
be working on nm(1) initially.

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2008-04-09

New developer: S. Sam Arun Raj

Welcome S. Sam Arun Raj (samarunraj).

Sam has contributed implementations of size(1) and strings(1).

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2008-04-07

New developer: Y Giridhar Appaji Nag

Welcome Y Giridhar Appaji Nag (yganag).

Giridhar will be handling packaging for Debian.

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2008-03-29

Project moved to SF.Net

The ELF toolchain project has moved to SourceForge.Net, from the FreeBSD project's Perforce repository where it was incubated. The goal of the project is to create BSD licensed implementations of essential compilation tools for the ELF object format.

We hope that the move to SF.Net will make it easier for open-source developers associated with many OS projects to participate.

A bit thank you to the people involved in the FreeBSD and SourceForge.Net organizations for having supported this work so far.

Posted by Joseph Koshy 2008-03-29