macosx extern inline problem
haberg-1 at telia.com
Mon May 24 21:10:01 CEST 2010
On 24 May 2010, at 20:57, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
>> See also http://gmplib.org/macos.html for information about some
>> quality problems.
> The Mac OS X native executable file format is Mach-O. Is that what
> mean by a variant of the a.out format? - The latter is for UNIX like
> kernels, and the for the Mach kernel.
> Mach-O is based in the old aout format used on BSD systems in the
> 80'ies. This wasn't a bad format at the time, System V derived
> used something more limited, known as COFF.
This link says it has undergone significant changes on 10.6 with
special load and compressions that cannot be understood on earlier
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