libopcodes No description is...

timothy bauscher dev at
Sun Mar 24 10:34:10 PST 2002

Linux From Scratch: Version 20020321
Chapter 5. Preparing the LFS system

You mention libopcodes under the libraries
section, but there isn't any information
about what it does.

So, i found a page (from a redhat mailing list
of all things) which explains a little about
this library.

"This is a native library for dealing with

"libopcodes.a is of course used in the
course of building utilities such as objdump"

This information can be found here:

Not knowing what opcodes are, i found a list
of them here on a very yellow google cache page:

"Opcodes are the instructions for the processor.
Opcodes are actually "readable text"-versions of
the raw hex codes."


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