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Re: srcinst: 10 times as large as on x86

On 2005-09-22 08:19:18 +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2005 at 03:12:29AM +0200, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> > Is there are reason why srcinst takes 5 MB on the PowerPC?
> How where the two versions compiled ?

I got both from the official binary packages (apt-get install srcinst).

> Maybe you used the one with debug options and the other not, or you
> ran strip on the x86 version and not on powerpc. or maybe it is not
> the same sources, who knows.

"file" says that both are stripped.

The difference can also be seen on the package installed size,
given by "dpkg -s srcinst":

On x86: Installed-Size: 505
On ppc: Installed-Size: 5064

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