Daily Archives: March 27th, 2014

Lists section sizes of an executables or object files.

Traditionally Linux has been supporting different file formats, most common is ELF, as it is flexible and extensible by design. For a given executable, there are four sections, in which information is arranged, namely .text, .data, .bss and .rodata. .text section contains executable code and is packed in segment with read and execute access rights, […]