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Friday, May 31 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Adventures in Dynamic ELF Linking - Armijn Hemel, Tjaldur Software Governance Solutions

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Dynamic linking is a hotly debated topic. There are conflicting views about when a program and its dependencies are a derivative work, and when not, leading to misunderstandings, anger, and possibly even legal problems. To get a better understanding about how programs and libraries interact at runtime I researched dynamically linked ELF binaries in firmwares, with some surprising results. Today I will share these results.


Armijn Hemel, Tjaldur Software Governance Solutions

Tjaldur Software Governance Solutions
Armijn Hemel, MSc, is a Dutch technologist, specialising in license compliance engineering and supply chain management. As a former member of the core team of gpl-violations.org he has intimate knowledge of license enforcement, common mistakes in supply chains and resolution of these... Read More →

Friday May 31, 2013 11:00am - 11:50am JST

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