Subject: Re: Newbie problems
To: Matthias Pfaller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@LAGAVULIN.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU>
Date: 12/22/1994 06:21:47
> That's a easy one. /usr/src/usr.bin/mail/Makefile adds -R to the CFLAGS.
> I'm not sure what it does on other machines, but on the PC532 binaries
> compiled with -R dump core... (same for /usr/src/usr.bin/window)
yah, i noticed this myself, when compiling on an architecture whose
native compiler didn't support -R...
as far as i can tell, it's not particularly useful, esp. on systems
which support demand paging (well, actually page sharing, but... 8-).
i'm going to remove them; thanks for reminding me. 8-)