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Re: [PATCH] Avoid invoking ranlib on libbackend.a
Patrick Palka <email@example.com> writes:
> ... so it's weird that your build times are constant because building
> a thin archive is much faster than building a regular archive and
> using a thin archive should not make subsequent steps, like linking
> that archive, slower. So overall build times should be lower.
Linking a thin archive requires opening each archive member as a file
instead of only reading within a single file. This could add some
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