Linking of teamwork/boost

Andreas Pakulat apaku at
Wed Apr 9 22:24:16 UTC 2008

On 10.04.08 00:05:16, David Nolden wrote:
> 2008/4/8, Andreas Pakulat <apaku at>:
> > Hi,
> >
> >  this is mostly for David: Do you recall wether doing a static link of
> >  the boost libs in debug mode improves the size of the plugin/shared
> >  libs? I've just found out how to force cmake to use the static versions,
> >  so this might be a way to reduce linking/loading time a lot...
> I think the sizes are the same, except that now with dynamic linking,
> the whole size is split into 5 sharable libraries.
> There is another problem however, I think that's a result of the
> shared-lib thing:
> Teamwork doesn't work any more. KDevelop crashes whenever a message is
> received in some dynamic_cast. Maybe we can have a look into that at
> the hackathon. :)

Hmm, maybe I can squeeze in some 5 minutes somewhen. God my agenda is so
full already...

> What do you mean by "force cmake to use the static version". You mean
> that he problem that forced us to make the libraries dynamic(something
> with amd64) is solved?

Aah, totally forgot about that part :) Well then forget everything I
said, I was purely talking about FindBoost.cmake now being able to
search only for the static libs (cmake usually prefers shared libs if
both exist).


You work very hard.  Don't try to think as well.

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