Purpose of --static and Requires.private

Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at err.no
Fri Sep 28 11:43:28 PDT 2012

]] Niklas Gürtler 

> Is it strictly needed for some case that helloworld1 doesn't depend on
> libgmodule-2.0.so.0, or is this a rather cosmetic feature?

It's for use when statically compiling.  So, rather esoteric.

Tollef Fog Heen
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