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    SubjectRe: [2.6 patch] disallow modular BINFMT_ELF
    On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 06:09:11PM -0700, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
    > Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@pobox.com> writes:
    >
    > > Adrian Bunk wrote:
    > > > modular BINFMT_ELF gives unresolved symbols in 2.4 .
    > > > modular BINFMT_ELF gives the following unresolved symbols in 2.6:
    > >
    > >
    > > Interesting. this causes me to wonder if we should bother making BINFMT_ELF an
    > >
    > > option at all...
    >
    > We have platforms uClinux for which ELF is not the preferred format so we
    > should at least be able to compile it out.

    Similarly on bi-arch supporting platforms, CONFIG_BINFMT_ELF controls
    64-bit ELF support which one might want to disable and only use
    CONFIG_BINFMT_ELF32 (or other config option which controls 32-bit ELF
    support).

    Jakub
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