Re: libc6 is too large?
On Thu, Sep 16, 1999 at 07:36:50AM -0700, Joel Klecker wrote:
> >It's because the maintainer decided to go against the policy and not strip
> >the libraries. This has already been reported as a bug against
> >libc6 (#40467).
> Learn the fucking difference between strip --strip-debug and strip
> --strip-unneeded, you clueless idiot.
Risking to get a mail like this too or looking pretty silly I wonder what's
wrong with his mail.
nm shows a lot of symbols in libc that do not belong there according to
policy. AFAIRC you should strip --strip-unneeded each shared library. But
this has not been done with libc.
> Fuck off and die.
I have no idea what happened before but I strongly dislike a wording like
this. This list is a public forum and mails like Joel's do not create a good
image for Debian at all.
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