On Tue, 23 Dec 2003 18:32:04 +0000 Daniela <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> probably wrote:
> I have a problem with linking: > When I invoke make, I always give it the -DNOSTATIC option on the commandline > to save space. However, this doesn't work. My system still builds static > libraries. Or are the binaries linked dynamically, and the static libs are > there for nothing? I guess it's safe to delete them, right? If you *know* no user will ever need them (he is not going to write programs which link statically), then it's all right. > Everything is self-compiled, I do not use binary packages at all. > > Also, I read that the kernel can execute gzipped a.out binaries directly, can > the same thing be done for ELF? I need a really small system, because I want gzexe. > to boot and run it from CD-ROM. Try putting the programs in a crunchbox, as it is done on most boot-floppies. Man crunchgen, chrunchide, etc. > Regards, > Daniela > > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > -- DoubleF "I can resist anything but temptation."
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