Subject: Re: COMPAT_LINUX vsyscall
To: Ian Lance Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 05/02/2005 12:47:05
On May 2, 2005, at 12:37 PM, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> Mind you, I'm not sure whether this kind of thing is really worth it,
> myself. Why not just provide versions of libc wholly compiled for
> each specific architecture of interest?
I think the idea is that by addressing some of the really hotspot
functions with a commpage-alike, you can get a lot of benefit without
having to ship (or build) N copies of every library / program.