[pulseaudio-discuss] Enabling --as-needed by default?

Tanu Kaskinen tanuk at iki.fi
Thu Mar 15 07:17:27 PDT 2012

On Thu, 2012-03-15 at 10:26 +0530, Arun Raghavan wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-03-13 at 19:38 +0000, Colin Guthrie wrote:
> > Well if we add stuff in both libs, does the linker remove the duplicated
> > stuff from the final build? If so, then perhaps the size of the install
> > would be a factor for some of the embedded folks? You'll likely know
> > more than me here and I suspect the size difference is minimal, but of
> > course it could also translate into memory use during runtime too
> > perhaps? I won't pretend to understand the intricate details of this!

I can do the disk space comparison at some point, and maybe also try to
compare memory use, but I suspect the difference to be negligible. It
certainly won't be big enough to matter in the kind of embedded
environment that I've been working with.

> Just to add to this, I'd like to defer this to post-2.0 to avoid any
> last-minute build regressions.

I agree.


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