Subject: Re: statically linked binaries in /usr/bin
To: Julio Merino <email@example.com>
From: Igor Sobrado <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/04/2003 20:51:59
> Just checked. In current, all of them are dinamically linked and stripped.
> The only thing that remains static is /rescue, if I'm not wrong.
(I understand *why*) ;-)
It is very nice to know that those binaries are dynamically linked
(and stripped). I read a lot about the efforts of the NetBSD
development team to get even binaries in the root filesystem
dynamically linked. I was not sure about those binaries in /usr/bin
> > Well... I believe that tar(1) has been finally replaced with a front-end
> > to pax(1), am I wrong?
IMHO, that is a nice change too. I am awaiting for those changes
to be implemented in production releases of NetBSD.
Hasta pronto, Julio!
Igor Sobrado, UK34436 - email@example.com