[RFC] installing stripped libraries

René Ladan r.c.ladan at gmail.com
Sat Aug 14 19:16:36 UTC 2010

2010/8/14 Anonymous <swell.k at gmail.com>:
> René Ladan <r.c.ladan at gmail.com> writes:
>> Hi,
>> I was thinking about adding a INSTALL_LIBRARY target to bsd.port.mk
>> to strip and install libraries. Currently manually installing libraries is
>> done with INSTALL_DATA,
>> but this does not strip them. It would save
>> some bytes in the resulting package, but also take more CPU time.
> Why not use INSTALL_PROGRAM for libraries?
INSTALL_PROGRAM sets the executable flag (typically 0755) which libraries
don't need.


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