Re: Static libraries in development packages
On 2011-04-16, Philip Ashmore <email@example.com> wrote:
> Nobody thought to mention that static linking can dramatically
> increase performance, or to put it the other way around, dynamic
> linking can incur serious runtime penalties.
At the expence of more RAM in use if multiple instances of the problem
are running because the library pages can't be shared anymore.
But of course linking might make smarter decisions.