Re: unstripped files
On Mon, Nov 16, 1998 at 08:51:55PM +0100, Michael Meskes wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 16, 1998 at 08:44:01PM +0100, Holger Eitzenberger wrote:
> > > ./lib/ld-linux.so.1.9.9
> > > ./lib/ld-2.0.7.so
> > >
> > > Can these be stripped?
> > Shared libraries and executables can savely be stripped ('strip
> > --unneeded'). However, stripping an object file (*.o) will corrupt the
> Of course so, yes. But I don't want to try this on a shared loader. :-)
> So who knows whether there are special problems.
I wouldn't want to try it on a shared loader either. However, glibc
2.1 strips ld.so (on ppc at least). Try this: copy it to your home
directory, strip it, and run it as ./ld.so.1 /bin/bash.