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object code

n.
The code produced by a compiler from the source code, usually in the form of machine language that a computer can execute directly, or sometimes in assembly language.
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Noun1.object code - the machine-language output of a compiler that is ready for execution on a particular computerobject code - the machine-language output of a compiler that is ready for execution on a particular computer
computer code, code - (computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions
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Such support enables LDRA customers, including those who have been using the LDRA tool suite for many years on traditional avionics platforms, to move to the latest versions of PowerPC chips and compilers, and confidently perform Object Code Verification (OCV) required for DO-178B/C compliance.
Tenders are invited for Gas, oil and other gaseous hydrocarbons, except natural gas, the object code for the Civil 016-2010 19.
In 1986, Airframe began licensing its aircraft maintenance tracking software (called ARMS) to L-3, which was limited to use ARMS only in object code format.
According to the company, software verification tools, particularly those that automate requirements traceability to object code, provide an additional level of confidence that code has been thoroughly executed, tested against requirements and verified.
0 object code, which enables the company to create customised flight safety, flight training and strategic solutions for its customers.
Two chapters describe software tools such as disassemblers, object code dump, debuggers, and HLL compiler options that display assembly language code as ways of analyzing compiler output.
For example, in the case of software, the licensee should obtain a security interest in both the object code and the source code, as access to the source code is necessary to maintain and modify, the software.
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The single-threaded eXtremeDB, which is available in object code only, can also be upgraded to obtain database source code.
In addition to producing smaller object code size, which is valuable in memory-constrained embedded applications like ABS systems, disk drive controllers, and handheld devices, the new compiler is fully compatible with ARM's assembly language, making it easy to use existing library routines and ROM Monitors.
The following are the districts' overall investment summaries, which are discussed in the study: (1) total investments by college (as a district the investment was $23,619,925); (2) investment by object code (Overall, 85% of total investments were spent on salaries); (3) goal percentage investment by college (The 2 largest goals, with 26% each, are transfer and successful course completion); and (4) persons hired or paid by college (The largest investment categories were part-time students and part-time/temporary faculty.
Its source code need never be re-examined or recompiled -- or even saved -- since it will always run as binary object code under future emulators.