General linking question

Peter Naulls peter at
Wed Aug 28 08:56:08 PDT 2002

In message <4b6d2784casbellon at>
          Stefan Bellon <sbellon at> wrote:

> It works and the gpg executable is 744K in size.
> Can this still be improved?

Probably not, but I've seen instances where hundreds of unused functions
have been dragged in by using -aof to create a "library" instead when I
had previous problems with Libfile.  When libfile was fixed, the final
binary was reduced by many 100ks of K.

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