binutils - GNU Binary Utility Development Utilities

Distribution: PCLinuxOS
Repository: PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name: binutils
Package version: 2.24
Package release: 3pclos2015
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 19.96 MB
Download size: 19.96 MB
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Binutils is a collection of binary utilities, including: * ar: creating modifying and extracting from archives * nm: for listing symbols from object files * objcopy: for copying and translating object files * objdump: for displaying information from object files * ranlib: for generating an index for the contents of an archive * size: for listing the section sizes of an object or archive file * strings: for listing printable strings from files * strip: for discarding symbols (a filter for demangling encoded C++ symbols * addr2line: for converting addresses to file and line * nlmconv: for converting object code into an NLM Install binutils if you need to perform any of these types of actions on binary files. Most programmers will want to install binutils.



  • binutils = 2.24-3pclos2015
  • binutils(x86-64) = 2.24-3pclos2015
  • lib64binutils2 = 2.24-3pclos2015

    Install Howto

    1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
    2. Update the package index:
      # apt-get update
    3. Install binutils rpm package:
      # apt-get install binutils