How EF files are linked wih Glibc ?

Posted on 2009-04-26
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
hi , I am  a win32 programmer and new to the linux.
I want to know the inside and outside of how the ELF files are linked with the
shared libraries.

I just hit this command ,

#elfread -l /bin/ls | grep interpreter

and it gives me the output ,
[Requesting program interpreter: /lib/ ]

what this really means ?please give me something to read .....
Question by:NicAx64
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    Accepted Solution

    It says that the program must be dynamically loaded by /lib/

    Ulrich Drepper is one of the principal designers of ELF / glibc. His home page is
    There are some interesting papers there.

    Author Comment

    cool duncan roe:
    that link is really helpful for me.

    I'm reading the LFS linux from scratch book these days. and still reading the chapter prerequistis ,
    It helps me to learn more. I met this question by there. Is there are other recommandations or
    readings please let me know.

    again thanks duncan roe. Thanks in advance.

    Author Closing Comment

    hay man you are a nice human being.
    really thanks in advance.

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