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binfmtasm-interpreter - binfmt_misc Assembly handler

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NAME

binfmtasm-interpreter - binfmt_misc Assembly handler

SYNOPSIS

binfmtasm-interpreter Assembly-source-file-name [command-line opions ...]

DESCRIPTION

binfmtasm-interpreter compiles an assembly source file specified on the command-line using gas compiler, and executes the resulting file.
 
It is designed to be used as a handler for binfmt_misc handler, which is a system used in Linux for handling arbitrary files as executables.
 
The command-line options are passed on to the compiled binary.
 

FILE MAGIC

There is a requirement for C++ source files to have the magic characters /*BINFMTASMCPP: at the beginning of the file.
 
That line also is used to specify the additional command-line options for the assmebler.
 

ENVIRONMENT

GAS
The compiler used. The default is to use gcc
 
AS
The compiler used, if GAS variable is not set.
 
Will fall back to using GCC and CC
 
BINFMTCTMPDIR
 
Temporary directory used for binary and execution.
 
Falls back to $TMPDIR $TEMPDIR or /tmp
 
BINFMTC_DEBUG
enables debug output if set.
 
BINFMTASM_GAS_OPTS
Additional G++ options. Use BINFMTC_DEBUG to verify the options being passed on to g++.
 
The default is -O2 -Wall
 

AUTHOR

Junichi Uekawa (dancer@debian.org)
 
Upstream page is available at http://www.netfort.gr.jp/~dancer/software/
 

SEE ALSO

binfmtc-interpreter(1), binfmtcxx-interpreter(1), binfmtf-interpreter(1), binfmtf95-interpreter(1), binfmtgcj-interpreter(1)
 
2005 May 3 binfmt_misc Dancer