[Buildroot] [PATCH] lvm2: replace !BR2_PACKAGE_LVM2_DMSETUP_ONLY by BR2_PACKAGE_LVM2_FULL_SUITE

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Mon Nov 25 15:39:27 UTC 2013


On 25/11/13 16:35, Arnout Vandecappelle wrote:
> On 25/11/13 16:10, Thomas De Schampheleire wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 12:02 PM, Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout at mind.be>
>> wrote:
[snip]
>>
>> How 'large' is this application library? In this particular
>> configuration it is 810K (liblvm2app.so). Is it acceptable to include
>> it always in the 'full suite' (and thus remove the option
>> BR2_PACKAGE_LVM2_APP_LIBRARY)?
>
>   To help answer that question, on my x86_64 glibc build:
>
> 3.0M    /tmp/lvm2-app-library
> 2.1M    /tmp/lvm2-full-suite
> 472K    /tmp/lvm2-minimal

  Sorry, I forgot to strip and remove the redundant files. It should be:

2.5M    /tmp/lvm2-app-library
1.6M    /tmp/lvm2-full-suite
396K    /tmp/lvm2-minimal


  Conclusion remains the same, though.

>
>
>   So the app library adds another 40% to the package size. I guess that's
> significant enough not to remove the existing option. Especially because
> the only reason is that we can't find a better name for it :-)
>
>   My original name was "install all binaries", but I found that less
> descriptive than "full suite". Maybe "install all LVM2 programs"?
>
>   I could also copy the full list (which is in the .mk file) to the help
> text.
>
>   Regards,
>   Arnout
>
>
>


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