Commit 14ae4ab6 authored by Ben Gamari's avatar Ben Gamari 🐢

users guide: We no longer build libraries with -split-objs

We now generally use split-sections instead.

(cherry picked from commit f5fbecc8)
parent 22cd729a
......@@ -745,7 +745,7 @@ for example).
However, assembling all the sections separately is expensive, so
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
larger. We use this feature for building GHC's libraries.
.. ghc-flag:: -split-sections
:shortdesc: Split sections for link-time dead-code stripping
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