[PATCH] Add pdb archive target

NightStrike nightstrike@gmail.com
Mon Aug 15 19:27:52 GMT 2022


On Thu, Aug 11, 2022, 19:27 Mark Harmstone <mark@harmstone.com> wrote:

> In practice, 4 digits is plenty. The number of files in the archive is
> proportional to the number of object files linked into the image... for the
> NT kernel, which is probably the most complicated EXE out there, the PDB
> has 1,100 files. I can't imagine anybody will ever go over 65,535 - and
> it's
> not visible anyway, unless you play around with ar.
>

The gcj Java runtime did, before it was removed from gcc. I recall it being
a big issue that that library had that much in it. I forget how, or if, it
was solved.

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