Tag Archives: Binary

Stripping symbols from an ELF

Just as the previous post about stripping symbols from a Mach-O binary, here’s one about stripping them from an ELF binary. The syntax to execute the script is the same as in the previous post, only the called function changes: … Continue reading

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Stripping symbols from a Mach-O

A common mistake many developers do is to leave names of local symbols inside applications built on OS X. Using the strip utility combined with the compiler visibility flags is, unfortunately, not enough. So I wrote a small script for … Continue reading

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Android Binary XML support

The upcoming version 0.9.4 of the Profiler adds support for Android’s binary XML format (such as that used by AndroidManifest.xml). Let’s take the sample output of the aapt tool in the Android SDK: N: android=http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android E: manifest (line=22) A: package="com.example.android.notepad" … Continue reading

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