elfedit [--input-mach=machine] [--input-type=type] [--input-osabi=osabi] --output-mach=machine --output-type=type --output-osabi=osabi [-v|--version] [-h|--help] elffile...
elfedit updates the ELF header of ELF files which have the matching ELF machine and file types. The options control how and which fields in the ELF header should be updated.
elffile... are the ELF files to be updated. 32-bit and 64-bit ELF files are supported, as are archives containing ELF files.
The long and short forms of options, shown here as alternatives, are equivalent. At least one of the --output-mach, --output-type and --output-osabi options must be given.
The supported ELF machine types are, i386, IAMCU, L1OM, K1OM and x86-64.
The supported ELF file types are, rel, exec and dyn.
The supported ELF OSABIs are, none, HPUX, NetBSD, GNU, Linux (alias for GNU), Solaris, AIX, Irix, FreeBSD, TRU64, Modesto, OpenBSD, OpenVMS, NSK, AROS and FenixOS.
Options in file are separated by whitespace. A whitespace character may be included in an option by surrounding the entire option in either single or double quotes. Any character (including a backslash) may be included by prefixing the character to be included with a backslash. The file may itself contain additional @file options; any such options will be processed recursively.
readelf(1), and the Info entries for binutils.
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