Solaris 10 What's New

Linkers and Libraries Updates

This description is new in the Software Express pilot program and revised in the Solaris Express 5/04 release. Linker and libraries updates were also introduced in the Solaris 9 12/02 and subsequent releases. These updates are included in the Solaris 10 3/05 release.

The Solaris 10 OS includes linker-editor features such as string table compression, unreferenced section elimination, and unreferenced dependency detection. For complete information on the most recent feature enhancements, see Appendix D, “Linker and Libraries Updates and New Features,” in the Linker and Libraries Guide.

Enhancements introduced in the Solaris Express 5/04 release include the following:

Enhancements introduced in the previous Software Express pilot program include the following: