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Re: Too big executables

From: <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Dec 1998 21:30:39 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <199812112030.VAA08669@tuvalu.inrialpes.fr>
To: hfnhfn@ibm.net
Cc: www-lib@w3.org, n.bakis@surveying.salford.ac.uk
In our previous episode, Henrik Frystyk Nielsen said:
> 
> 
> n.bakis@surveying.salford.ac.uk wrote:
> > 
> > I compiled the libapp_4.c and the executable produced was about
> > 4MGbytes. Does this sound OK to you?
> > 
> > I compiled the library with the --disable-shared option on a SUN
> > sparc with solaris 2.5.1
> 
> That sounds strange - on my solaris 2.6 it is about 1.4M when linked
> statically. HAs anyone else tried this on solaris 2.5.1?

libwww.a will be around 4Mbytes in solaris 2.5.1 if you compile it with
the debug (-g) option.

-Jose
Received on Friday, 11 December 1998 15:30:46 EST

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