1.1.3 What the linker outputs
armlink can create executable images and object files.
Output from armlink can be:
- An ELF executable image.
- A partially linked ELF object that can be used as input in a subsequent
- A shared object, compatible with the Base Platform Application Binary Interface (BPABI) or System V (SysV) specification, or a BPABI or SysV executable
Note: You can also use fromelf
to convert an ELF executable image to other file formats, or to display, process, and
protect the content of an ELF executable image.