RANLIB(1) General Commands Manual RANLIB(1)NAME
ranlib - table-of-contents for archive libraries
ranlib [-t] file ...
Ranlib creates a table of external references for archive libraries, normally used by the loader, ld(1). This table is is named
``__.SYMDEF'' and is prepended to the archive. Files in the archive which are not executable and symbols which are uninteresting to the
loader are ignored.
The options are as follows:
-t Set the modification time of the __.SYMDEF file. This time is compared by the loader with the modification time of the archive to
verify that the table is up-to-date with respect to the archive. If the modification time has been changed without any change to
the archive (for example, by a cp(1)), the -t option can be used to ``touch'' the modification time so that it appears that the ta-
ble is up-to-date.
/tmp default temporary file directory
ranlib.XXXXXX temporary file names
SEE ALSO ar(1), ld(1), lorder(1), nm(1), ranlib(5)HISTORY
A ranlib command appeared in Version 7 AT&T UNIX.
4.3 Berkeley Distribution May 9, 1991 RANLIB(1)
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ranlib - convert archives to random libraries
The ranlib utility was used in SunOS 4.x to add a table of contents to archive libraries, which converted each archive to a form that could
be linked more rapidly. This is no longer needed, as the ar(1) command automatically provides all the functionality ranlib used to provide.
This script is provided as a convenience for software developers who need to maintain Makefiles that are portable across a variety of oper-
ranlib has exit status 0.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
|Availability |SUNWbtool |
SEE ALSO ar(1), ar.h(3HEAD), attributes(5)SunOS 5.10 13 Apr 1995 ranlib(1)
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