[kde-solaris] KCheckpass on Solaris 8

Michael Matz kde-solaris@mail.kde.org
Tue Nov 12 14:38:04 2002


On Tue, 12 Nov 2002, Thomas Bennett wrote:

> On Tue, 12 Nov 2002 10:05, Joseph Mesterhazy wrote:
> > Just a question, crle is more like how ldconfig works on Linux correct?
> Yes

Not only no:

> > This isn't the same as the prelinking discussion with regards to
> > increasing KDE startup time in the linux world is it?
> It is not,

crle has to do with prelinking.  In fact it is able to prelink (they call
it different) libraries and binaries, and ergo reduce the startup time on
Solaris quite much.

> but I believe (correctly I hope) that GCC 3.2 has begun to
> address the problem and will eliminate the need to do it.

It's not GCC which can do this, but binutils and glibc need to support it.