[linux-dvb] compiled modules have megabyte size

zhou drangon drangon.mail at gmail.com
Mon Apr 24 09:28:51 CEST 2006


try to use "file" command to see the module file info, maybe the debug
infomation
contained in it makes it so big. try to strip it.

2006/4/24, Martin Dauskardt <md001 at gmx.de>:
> just a few examples:
>
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  235357 2006-04-23 19:44 budget-av.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  215240 2006-04-23 19:44 budget-ci.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  195768 2006-04-23 19:44 budget-core.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  196726 2006-04-23 19:44 budget.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  224233 2006-04-23 19:44 budget-patch.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root 1457700 2006-04-23 19:44 dvb-ttpci.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root   72082 2006-04-23 19:44 ttpci-eeprom.ko
>
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root 1551044 2006-04-23 19:44 b2c2-flexcop.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  205546 2006-04-23 19:44 b2c2-flexcop-pci.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  217630 2006-04-23 19:44 b2c2-flexcop-usb.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  137639 2006-04-23 19:44 stv0297_cs2.ko
>
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  450131 2006-04-23 19:44 cx8800.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  216307 2006-04-23 19:44 cx8802.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  249526 2006-04-23 19:44 cx88-alsa.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  240312 2006-04-23 19:44 cx88-blackbird.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  224452 2006-04-23 19:44 cx88-dvb.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root    6492 2006-04-23 00:14 cx88-ivtv.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root  196957 2006-04-23 19:44 cx88-vp3054-i2c.ko
> -rw-r--r--  1 root root 1061999 2006-04-23 19:44 cx88xx.ko
>
> Every single module seems to be of much greater size.
>
> I recognized a very high CPU load during compilation (more as usual- and it
> took very long). I tried this with tarballs from last week and 23.04.06.  An
> older snapshot from 02.04.06 does not have this problem.
>
> I always made a simple make / make install in the hg-v4l-dvb folder.
>
>
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