[...] This attitude is generally frowned upon by admins, who like to
eu-readelf on random untrusted files and so forth. But Uli did not
agree that was proper admin behavior. [...]
Uli, do you have anything to add to this? The concensus appears to be
building that elfutils and similar tools like ldd are indeed being
used by admins, and so should be robust with respect to malevolent
data. What technical reasons exist against this?