Candidate for most silly question, but here it goes:

Harry Schmalzbauer freebsd at
Tue May 4 07:40:22 UTC 2021


#> file /usr/lib/
/usr/lib/ ASCII text

#> cat /usr/lib/
/* $FreeBSD$ */
GROUP ( /lib/ /usr/lib/libc_nonshared.a )

Does this make sense in any way?

Accidentally stumbled across while trying out thunderbird, which claims:
JavaScript error: resource:///modules/CLib.jsm, line 46: Error: couldn't 
open library /usr/lib/ invalid file format

Thanks for hints (I have some brief knwoledge about dynamically linked 
binaries, but I'm not aware of linker hints - which is what I see to my 


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