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Subject: Re: [boost] [ELFIO] - New library proposal
From: Antony Polukhin (antoshkka_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-05-08 14:20:25

2015-05-07 23:43 GMT+03:00 Serge Lamikhov-Center <to_serge_at_[hidden]>:

> Hello Boost community!
> I'd like to determine interest in possible new library submission.
> ELFIO is header-only C++ library that provides a simple interface for
> reading and generating files in ELF binary format.
> It is a mature library and is in use by a number of open source
> and commercial projects. It is a part of some Linux distributions as well
> as Cygwin project.

> Please share your opinion on making this library be a part of the Boost.


I've been investigating this library a few months ago. Unfortunately it
supports only ELF file format, while I needed support for PE file format
too. I've ended up with writing a less functional but portable class:

ELFIO library is good. But I'd love to see this library extended to support
PE and MACH-O formats before Boost review. Without that library scope seems

P.S.: sorry for previous mail, keyboard seems to be very attractive to baby.

Best regards,
Antony Polukhin

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