What is LA File Extension?

Overview

The Libtool LA is a kind of script which is used to generate portable compiled libraries. Libtool is a program which is used by Linux. Therefore, LA file extension is the part of Linux. It efficiently holds versions, file names, and the dependency of a Libtool library by other platforms. Users can identify the files of LA with its extension .la.

Category

It falls in the category of data files.

Supportive Apps

Apps that support the LA files are-

  • Windows MinGW
  • Cygwin
  • Libtool on Linux

Developer

Libtool has developed the file extension as a part of a Libtool library.

MIME Type

application/lib

Location

In the Linux, Cygwin and Windows MinGW, it is located at

/lib/libfoo.la # libtool library

How to view LA File Extension

With the use of Libtool app, one can view LA files.