PATCH: requesting feedback on dead function optimisation

Andrew Morton andrewm at
Mon Apr 10 21:23:55 EST 2000

Graham Stoney wrote:
> Fellow kernel hackers,
> For the last couple of weeks I've been looking at how to get gcc/ld to
> automatically optimise unused functions and data out of the kernel.

Graham, do you have any numbers on what this does to the overall build


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