lighten the install, no .dump files
gp at zimt.uni-siegen.de
Sun Oct 10 07:27:14 UTC 2010
I do not think that the static library needed to be installed by
default. They are excluded from packaging by Fedora.
I think stipping should be done by packaging or by the user.
May be adding targets:
or the configuration option:
perl Configure.pl --with-static
Am Samstag, den 09.10.2010, 19:25 +0200 schrieb chromatic:
> On Saturday 09 October 2010 at 07:57, Allison Randal wrote:
> > 9 MB of .dump files may not seem like much, until you realize that our
> > total install size is 39 MB. Of the remaining bulk, we've got:
> > - 14 MB for libparrot.a
> > - 8 MB for libparrot.so.<version>
> > - 4 MB for lib/parrot/<version>/library (PIR libraries, and their
> > compiled PBC)
> > - 2 MB for lib/parrot/<version>/tools (Perl libraries, Perl and PIR scripts)
> Several of the Perl libraries are (probably) unnecessary. Do we also need to
> install the static library? Do those sizes count debugging symbols, or does
> the install process strip them?
> -- c
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