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ELF_GETBASE(3)		 BSD Library Functions Manual		ELF_GETBASE(3)

NAME
     elf_getbase -- get	the base offset	for an object file

LIBRARY
     ELF Access	Library	(libelf, -lelf)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <libelf.h>

     off_t
     elf_getbase(Elf *elf);

DESCRIPTION
     Function elf_getbase() returns the	file offset to the first byte of the
     object referenced by ELF descriptor elf.

     For descriptors referencing members of archives, the returned offset is
     the file offset of	the member in its containing archive.  For descriptors
     to	regular	objects, the returned offset is	(vacuously) zero.

RETURN VALUES
     Function elf_getbase() returns a valid file offset	if successful, or
     (off_t) -1	in case	of an error.

ERRORS
     Function elf_getbase() may	fail with the following	errors:

     [ELF_E_ARGUMENT]  Argument	elf was	NULL.

SEE ALSO
     elf(3), elf_getarhdr(3), elf_getident(3), elf_rawfile(3), gelf(3)

BSD				 June 6, 2010				   BSD

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