May 2020

Static compilations with musl standard library – great alternative to glibc.

I’ve been following a musl project for some time already. It looks like there’s a real chance for musl to take the lead one day.     For now, musl is the clear winner compared to known alternatives. Bloat comparison[2], dealing with resource exhaustion, security, and more. Musl is doing it right but isn’t yet popular enough, fingers crossed!     Building fully static binaries is another feature musl is… Read More »Static compilations with musl standard library – great alternative to glibc.