Turkeys and dynamic linking

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Thu Nov 27 12:20:33 PST 2003

On Thu, 2003-11-27 at 15:15, walt wrote:
> And speaking of turkeys, does anyone know how Microsoft handles the
> performance issues associated with dynamic linking?  Do they do
> anything special, or just ignore the whole thing?

My understanding is that they perform a special linking/postprocessing
step which optimizes executables for fast runtime linking and loading.

brandon s. allbery    [linux,solaris,freebsd,perl]     allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator      [WAY too many hats]        allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon univ.         KF8NH

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