Is it possible just to recompile libfb and replace it?

Daniel Stone daniel at
Wed Nov 1 10:19:09 PST 2006

On Wed, Nov 01, 2006 at 04:43:37PM +0100, Clemens Eisserer wrote:
> When looking at usual oprofile results I see a lot of time spent in
> libfb, however I am using FC6 which is compiled for i586 or i686.
> Would it be possible to download xorg-7.1 and recompile it with really
> agresisve optimizations (auto-vectorization, sse2, -O3,
> -fomit-frame-pointer, ...) and just to exchange this single library or
> should I expect problems?

It's statically built into the server, so no.

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