Getting started

Python

import lief
# ELF
binary = lief.parse("/usr/bin/ls")
print(binary)

# PE
binary = lief.parse("C:\\Windows\\explorer.exe")
print(binary)

# Mach-O
binary = lief.parse("/usr/bin/ls")
print(binary)

# OAT
binary = lief.parse("android.odex")
print(binary)

# DEX
dex = lief.DEX.parse("classes.dex")
print(dex)

# VDEX
vdex = lief.VDEX.parse("classes.vdex")
print(vdex)

# ART
art = lief.ART.parse("boot.art")
print(art)

Python API documentation is available here: Python

C++

#include <LIEF/LIEF.hpp>
int main(int argc, const char** argv) {
  LIEF::ELF::Binary*   elf   = LIEF::ELF::Parser::parse("/usr/bin/ls");
  LIEF::PE::Binary*    pe    = LIEF::PE::Parser::parse("C:\\Windows\\explorer.exe");
  LIEF::MachO::Binary* macho = LIEF::MachO::Parser::parse("/usr/bin/ls");

  LIEF::OAT::Binary*   oat   = LIEF::OAT::Parser::parse("android.odex");
  LIEF::DEX::File*     dex   = LIEF::DEX::Parser::parse("classes.dex");
  LIEF::OAT::File*     vdex  = LIEF::VDEX::Parser::parse("classes.vdex");
  LIEF::OAT::File*     art   = LIEF::ART::Parser::parse("boot.art");

  std::cout << *elf   << std::endl;
  std::cout << *pe    << std::endl;
  std::cout << *macho << std::endl;

  std::cout << *oat << std::endl;
  std::cout << *dex << std::endl;
  std::cout << *vdex << std::endl;
  std::cout << *art << std::endl;

  delete elf;
  delete pe;
  delete macho;
  delete oat;
  delete dex;
  delete vdex;
  delete art;
}

C++ API documentation is available here: C++

C

#include <LIEF/LIEF.h>
int main(int argc, const char** argv) {

  Elf_Binary_t*    elf_binary     = elf_parse("/usr/bin/ls");
  Pe_Binary_t*     pe_binary      = pe_parse("C:\\Windows\\explorer.exe");
  Macho_Binary_t** macho_binaries = macho_parse("/usr/bin/ls");

  Pe_Section_t**    pe_sections    = pe_binary->sections;
  Elf_Section_t**   elf_sections   = elf_binary->sections;
  Macho_Section_t** macho_sections = macho_binaries[0]->sections;

  for (size_t i = 0; pe_sections[i] != NULL; ++i) {
    printf("%s\n", pe_sections[i]->name)
  }

  for (size_t i = 0; elf_sections[i] != NULL; ++i) {
    printf("%s\n", elf_sections[i]->name)
  }

  for (size_t i = 0; macho_sections[i] != NULL; ++i) {
    printf("%s\n", macho_sections[i]->name)
  }

  elf_binary_destroy(elf_binary);
  pe_binary_destroy(pe_binary);
  macho_binaries_destroy(macho_binaries);
}

C API documentation is available here: C