Interface loading and dynamic linking

Ben Gamari bgamari.foss at
Mon Dec 23 18:08:39 UTC 2013

Carter Schonwald <carter.schonwald at> writes:

> I think part of what Ian is saying is that the default config for a Perf
> build for HEAD will build the dylib versions of all the libraries. Or am I
> not understanding the question?
> eg: see the default make file
Yes, I understand this. That being said, it will also build static
versions. On ARM these static libraries should be avoided as the RTS's
linker is still quite broken. Therefore I'd like to ensure that dynamic
linking is used whenever possible.


- Ben
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