[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/2] powerpc-utils: remove --without-librtas

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Mon May 11 07:56:24 UTC 2015

>>>>> "Baruch" == Baruch Siach <baruch at tkos.co.il> writes:


>> > These are valid reasons. What is the target installed size of librtas compared 
 >> > to powerpc-utils?
 >> This might be a bit rough but it looks like:
 >> * librtas: 360Kb
 >> * powerpc-utils with librtas: 1,660Kb
 >> .. for a total of  2020Kb
 >> * powerpc-utils without librtas: 484Kb
 >> So it looks like the increase is about 1.5Mb (or 3x, depending on how you look
 >> at it).

 > This is a significant increase. In this case I think it is best to give the 
 > user an explicit option like you suggested. Mentioning these numbers in the 
 > option help text should also be useful, I guess.

Yes, I agree for such a big increase in size.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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