A file extension - Red Hat Linux archive file
What is a file? How to open a files?
File type specification:
The A file extension is associated with the Linux operating system distribution called Red Hat Linux. It is available for Desktops, Servers and mainframe computers. The .a file stores archived data.
The default software associated to a file type:
Company or developer:
Various Linux developers
Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.
Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.
Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .a file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open a file, edit a file, convert a file, view a file, play a file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others a file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with a file - Red Hat Linux archive file
Click on the software link for more information about Linux operating systems. Linux operating systems uses a file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).