[haiku-development] Re: BeOS resources and strip

  • From: Grzegorz Dąbrowski <grzegorz.dabrowski@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2009 17:48:52 +0200

On Mon, 20 Apr 2009 10:29:14 -0500
Rene Gollent <anevilyak@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Mon, Apr 20, 2009 at 10:26 AM, Ingo Weinhold
> <ingo_weinhold@xxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > You mean besides not stripping it? No, since the resources are
> > really just appended to the actual ELF file. They don't appear as
> > section or segment in the ELF structure. We might want to change
> > that someday, though.
> Couldn't you strip first and then run xres? or is there something
> that'd prevent that?

Strip and xres works fine of course. But if you have not stripped
binary with xres (like the NetSurf from optional packages), there is a
problem. I've found solution:


xres $1 -o xxx
strip $1
xres -o $1 xres.output.rsrc
rm -f xres.output.rsrc

BTW. It looks like "-o xxx" is ignored.

Grzegorz Dąbrowski (kaliber)


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