[GRASS5] Re: GRASS 5.3 windows

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Wed Jun 30 03:19:50 EDT 2004

Dear developers,

does anyone have an idea?

On Tue, Jun 29, 2004 at 08:37:21PM -0600, Richard Greenwood wrote:
> Markus Neteler wrote:
> >Just curious: Did you ever try
> > make strip
> >to make smaller binaries? Or are they already stripped?
> I ran 'make strip' and then 'make bindist' The binaries are almost 
> identical in size to the binaries without 'make strip'. This is logical 
> given that I did not build with debugging information, but it does not 
> explain why the 5.3 binaries are so large.
>    5.0 ~35MB
>    5.3 ~67MB
>    5.7 ~27MB
> All built with CFLAGS="-O2"

Richard: Perhaps you could post the configure parameters.


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