Fwd: Re: zlib-1.1.4 out - security fix

Bill Maltby LFS Related lfsbill at wlmlx1.wlmcs.com
Tue Mar 12 14:05:37 PST 2002


Ah, at last! A man after my own heart. An assembly language,
inline coder from the old IBM mainframe days!

Good to hear from you sir,

BALR 14, Save area is pointed to by GPR 13.

Bill Maltby,
billm at wlmcs.com

On Tue, 12 Mar 2002, Ian Molton wrote:

> On a sunny Tue, 12 Mar 2002 16:19:54 -0500 Don Smith gathered a sheaf of
> electrons and etched in their motions the following immortal words:
> 
> > "Ian Molton" <spyro at armlinux.org> wrote in message
> > news:20020312192959.591fe789.spyro at armlinux.org...
> 
> > > Is the performance hit really that big?
> > 
> > Um, shared libs are slower? I doubt that.
> 
> Im guessing the calling method for shlibs is slightly more complex, but
> this is arch dependant, and besides, any API that needs bazillions of calls
> probably needs a rethink...
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