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4. Patches and binaries

At this point in the proceedings, you can, if you like, stop. You have installed everything necessary to compile and run ELF programs.

You may wish to rebuild programs in ELF, either for purposes of `neatness' or to minimise memory usage. For most end-user applications, this is pretty simple; some packages however do assume too much about the systems they run on, and may fail due to one or more of:

Anyway, here are two lists: the first is of programs that needed changing for ELF where the changes have been made (i.e. that you will need new versions of to compile as ELF), and the second is of programs that still need third-party patches of some kind.

4.1 Upgrade:

4.2 Patch

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