Apparently, glibc's static linking support is deprecated?

Rob Landley rob at
Wed May 12 18:36:24 UTC 2010

Ulrich Drepper, the glibc maintainer, has gone crazy and believes that static 
linking should never be used for anything:

(Somebody should tell him about execute in place support, about dynamic 
linking dirtying per-process physical pages, about portability between 
systems...  He doesn't seem to understand any of it, according to that 

According to that page has been up since 2004...

Latency is more important than throughput. It's that simple. - Linus Torvalds

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