60x speed-up of Linux “perf”

> Michał Sidor suggests building against libbfd, something that the Debian maintainers don’t want to do.”don’t want to” isn’t quite correct – they can’t.Perf is licensed under the GPLv2, libbfd under the GPLv3. The licenses are incompatible, which makes the combination unredistributable – which…

Link: 60x speed-up of Linux “perf”
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