[bootlin/training-materials updates] master: Boot time: remove prelinking (63f6817f)

Michael Opdenacker michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com
Mon Oct 18 23:11:29 CEST 2021

Repository : https://github.com/bootlin/training-materials
On branch  : master
Link       : https://github.com/bootlin/training-materials/commit/63f6817f2f31d589f9852be64f7e3e65a76f0633


commit 63f6817f2f31d589f9852be64f7e3e65a76f0633
Author: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com>
Date:   Mon Oct 18 23:10:57 2021 +0200

    Boot time: remove prelinking
    - No longer supported by Yocto Project in 3.4
    Signed-off-by: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com>


 slides/boot-time-application/boot-time-application.tex | 18 ------------------
 1 file changed, 18 deletions(-)

diff --git a/slides/boot-time-application/boot-time-application.tex b/slides/boot-time-application/boot-time-application.tex
index 41495d36..0370783e 100644
--- a/slides/boot-time-application/boot-time-application.tex
+++ b/slides/boot-time-application/boot-time-application.tex
@@ -207,24 +207,6 @@ Details:
-\item Prelinking reduces the time needed to start an executable,
-      pre-computing the load addresses and link tables generated
-      by the dynamic linker, instead of doing this at run time.
-\item Be careful of security implications, as executable code is
-      always loaded at the same address.
-\item Code and paper at
-      \url{http://people.redhat.com/jakub/prelink/}
-\item No release since 2013 and not supported in Buildroot
-      either. However, the Yocto Project maintains a variant supporting
-      cross-environments, called {\em prelink-cross}:
-      \url{http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit.cgi/prelink-cross}
 {Optimizing the application}

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