Hmm, I used "file" on one of the rom images i built for the K8s and they also appear as ELFs. Wasn't there a problem with "file?"
On Mon, 23 Feb 2004, ron minnich wrote:
the payload is an elfimage. But 'romimage' should not be elf. It is just a raw romimage to be burned onto flash.
I am not sure what happened. GX is pretty much unused nowadays, so that's part of it.