Subject: Re: "filtered" shared libraries
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/01/2001 17:28:46
On Thu, Nov 01, 2001 at 05:08:09PM -0800, wrote:

 > Thanks for reminding me!  I wonder why anyone would need "lazy loading" to
 > be explicitly supported by the link loader.

Actually, there's something else called "lazy binding".  "lazy binding"
is when a symbol is not bound (resolved) until it is actually referenced,
as opposed to when the program starts up.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>