Compiler redundancy?

goodoldmarty at goodoldmarty at
Tue Oct 23 05:51:40 PDT 2007

> These are really only 2 physical storage places on the disk (one gcc and 
> one g++), which get _hard_linked with each other. This means the only 
> redundancies are entries in the directory (more info in "info coreutils 
> ln").

Thanks much for clearing that up Pierre. Totally forgot about link 
count. Need that Linux-101 course again. I always deleted all the 
i686-pc* entries, to save space. ha,ha,ha. That's really funny.

Marty B

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