Remove unnecessary information from executable files (POSIX)


strip_variant [options] objfile

where strip_variant depends on the target platform, as follows:

Target platform strip_variant
ARMv7 ntoarmv7-strip
x86 ntox86-strip

Runs on:

Linux, Microsoft Windows


The strip utility discards all symbols from object files objfile. The list of object files may include archives. At least one object file must be given.

This utility modifies the files named in its argument instead of writing modified copies under different names.

For more information, see the Binutils documentation on the GNU website at

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