Commit f5fbecc8 authored by Ben Gamari's avatar Ben Gamari 🐢
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users guide: We no longer build libraries with -split-objs

We now generally use split-sections instead.
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...@@ -745,7 +745,7 @@ for example). ...@@ -745,7 +745,7 @@ for example).
However, assembling all the sections separately is expensive, so However, assembling all the sections separately is expensive, so
this is slower than compiling normally. Additionally, the size of this is slower than compiling normally. Additionally, the size of
the library itself (the ``.a`` file) can be a factor of 2 to 2.5 the library itself (the ``.a`` file) can be a factor of 2 to 2.5
larger. We use this feature for building GHC's libraries. larger.
.. ghc-flag:: -split-sections .. ghc-flag:: -split-sections
:shortdesc: Split sections for link-time dead-code stripping :shortdesc: Split sections for link-time dead-code stripping
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