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Old 02-15-2004, 07:26 PM   #1
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File type question

I use file command to check what type of the file. I get following

ELF 32-bit LSB shared object. .........................
I want to know what meaning of these ELF, LSB shortens.

Old 02-15-2004, 07:29 PM   #2
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i dotn know what lsb is (just see what file your runing the camand on and see if you knwo what it is), but ELF is the defualt executable type for linux, and the linux OS's, like .exe windows onyl they are not compatable
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