Re: [dev] What is bad with Python

From: FRIGN <>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2014 13:01:38 +0100

On Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:49:07 +0100
Troels Henriksen <> wrote:

> A solution to this is to implement the GC (and other runtime parts) as a
> dynamic library. This code would also be shared in memory by all
> running Go processes.

Well, I tried that and it worked. The Hello-World-binary is around 19KB
then. However, then the point of discussion, namely static binaries, is

> (I do not use Go myself, but in the Haskell world we have a similar
> issue - my current project compiles to a statically linked 53MiB binary,
> although this is admittedly with profiling support included.)

53M is a lot! Well, I think it's time for buying another external
hard-drive for all your Haskell-binaries :P.



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