[Users] Size of binary built from source - not stripped

Nick Warne nick at linicks.net
Sat May 21 15:53:49 CEST 2016

I just noticed that building from source, the bianry install is not

Not that it makes much difference to the speed of operation of Claws
(blazing fast), it must make some difference:

ls -lsa progs/claws/bin/
12436 -rwxr-xr-x 1 n1ck users 12733660 May 21 11:19 claws-mail

strip progs/claws/bin/claws-mail

ls -lsa progs/claws/bin/
3684 -rwxr-xr-x 1 n1ck users 3771096 May 21 14:47 claws-mail

Surely only devs need an unstripped binary?

Gosh that takes me back... or is it forward?  That's the trouble with
time travel, you never can tell."
		-- Doctor Who "Androids of Tara"

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