----- Forwarded message from Marcel Moolenaar <xcl...@mac.com> -----
On Nov 10, 2010, at 5:32 AM, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:

[ia64]
> ia64% file a.out 
> a.out: ELF 64-bit LSB executable, IA-64, version 1 (SYSV), statically linked, 
> not stripped

[amd64]
> amd64% file a.out 
> a.out: ELF 64-bit LSB executable, x86-64, version 1 (FreeBSD), statically 
> linked, for FreeBSD 9.0 (900023), not stripped

The branding on ia64 is wrong. The executable is not marked as being
a FreeBSD executable. It's declared as SYSV, whereas on amd64 it's
properly declared as FreeBSD.

This is a binutils problem.
FYI,

-- 
Marcel Moolenaar
xcl...@mac.com

----- End forwarded message -----


Anybody here can explain better what Marcel meant
by "binutils problem", and how to fix it?

I've binutils-2.20.1_3 installed from devel/binutils.

many thanks
anton

-- 
Anton Shterenlikht
Room 2.6, Queen's Building
Mech Eng Dept
Bristol University
University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK
Tel: +44 (0)117 331 5944
Fax: +44 (0)117 929 4423
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