Three Monkeys, Three Typewriters, Two Days

March 31, 2004

Linker fun

I just tried updating binutils to version 2.14.90 because I noticed that the changelog mentioned better (faster) handling of ELF symbols by ld. Link times for debug gklayout dropped by a factor of 3 (from 127 seconds to 40 seconds).

Posted by bzbarsky at March 31, 2004 11:11 AM