linkage editor

What is linkage editor?

linkage editor meaning (IEEE) A computer program that creates a single load module from two or more independently translated object modules or load modules by resolving cross references among the modules and, possibly, by relocating elements. May be part of a loader. Syn: link editor, linker.

 

reference: U.S . Food & Drug – Glossary of Computer System Software Development Terminology (8/95)

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