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A small utility to modify the dynamic linker and RPATH of ELF executables

PatchELF is a simple utility for modifying existing ELF executables and libraries. In particular, it can do the following,

  • Change the dynamic loader ("ELF interpreter") of executables.
  • Change the RPATH of executables and libraries.
  • Shrink the RPATH of executables and libraries.
  • Remove declared dependencies on dynamic libraries (DT_NEEDED entries).
  • Add a declared dependency on a dynamic library (DT_NEEDED).
  • Replace a declared dependency on a dynamic library with another one


Details for patchelf

  • Proprietary

Last updated
  • 27 September 2021 - latest/edge
  • 27 September 2021 - latest/edge

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