cvs commit: src/sbin/devd Makefile
paul at freebsd-services.com
Tue Aug 19 02:38:02 PDT 2003
On Sun, 2003-08-17 at 09:40, Gordon Tetlow wrote:
> gordon 2003/08/17 01:40:49 PDT
> FreeBSD src repository
> Modified files:
> sbin/devd Makefile
> At imp's request, force devd to be statically compiled. This avoids the
> need for libstdc++ in /lib, and the generated binary is actually smaller
> statically linked than dynamically + sizeof(libstdc++). Additionally,
> devd doesn't use get*by*() which is one of the main motivations for
> dynamically linking your root partition anyway.
How many binaries actually use get*by*?
Wouldn't it be a little more sensible to just make those dynamic and
leave the rest static?
Would we even need /rescue then? We could just have static versions of
the dynamic binaries as well.
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