prelink hint

Sébastien Maerten maerten.sebastien at
Thu Mar 24 00:43:01 PST 2005

Robert Connolly wrote:
>>BTW I've run had trouble with prelink when using it on a nearly full
>>system. Found in debian's script that it seems you need at least 50 MB
>>of free space in order to run prelink, In the other case you're in
>>trouble, I remember I've been, but can't remember what kind of trouble.
>>FYI, here is the relevant part of debian's patch to prelink:
> There is a -m switch to conserve virtual memory. I'm not sure if that helps 
> here.
I don't know it either, but for me "vitual memory" evoques "swap".
It might be some time since I'm able to dig into that, but I'll report 
my effort then.

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