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From: John J Lee <jjl@p...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Executable size?
On Wed, 12 Nov 2003, Sven Luther wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 10:06:52AM -0800, Dustin Sallings wrote:
[...]
> But then, you can link it dynamically :
>
>   $ file  /usr/bin/ledit
>   /usr/bin/ledit: a /usr/bin/ocamlrun script text executable
>   $ ls -l  /usr/bin/ledit
>   -rwxr-xr-x    1 root     root        94857 2003-09-30 22:40 /usr/bin/ledit
>
> But then, you would only gain for packages using huge C bindings.
[...]

This may be of interest to others, but personally, it doesn't matter much
to me how it's linked.  The problem is minimising the total data to be
transferred over the wire, including any shared libraries.


John

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