Subject: Re: xview-libs and -fPIC
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 12/15/1999 00:10:06
On a 'global var access' bound library apparently its a 5% hit
on sparc - (this is being discussed on port-sparc :)
On Tue, 14 Dec 1999, Christoph Badura wrote:
> >would anyone object if I changed the x11/xview-config package to use -fPIC
> >instead of -fpic? With -fpic, x11/xview-libs can't link on a sparc.
> Does anyone have a good reason to use -fpic ever? It seems to me that
> we should just use -fPIC always.
> Christoph Badura www.netbsd.org
> Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
> -- Ralf Schuettau (after looking at a particular piece of code)