Size of Cygwin dll

Jason Tishler
Fri Jun 29 21:39:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Jun 29, 2001 at 08:50:32PM -0700, Iain wrote:
> How can I reduce the size of my cygwin1.dll file?
> The one I have compiled is a *lot* bigger than the one
> I downloaded. What switches do I need to give, and
> where? 

Just use the strip command:

    $ strip cygwin1.dll


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