Some criticismes

Martijn van de Streek martijn at
Mon Apr 11 07:49:17 CDT 2005

On Mon, 11 Apr 2005, Mike Hearn wrote:

> > > Prelink is not used or installed. Why not ?
> > 
> > The disadvantages outweight the advantages.
> Could you elaborate on that please? What exactly are the disadvantages?

It's not really that much faster, and you'll have to re-prelink every
time you upgrade a library.

Also, binaries are larger, and most often the people who'd benefit the
most from the speed increase (those with old computers) don't have the
space for that.

Never moon a werewolf.
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