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Author: Harald Arnesen
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Avoid the merge
Steve Litt [13/12/2022 16.28]:

> I meant statically linked. If you can only open your root partition at
> the start, executables can't depend on loadable libraries. I'm pretty
> sure that "sbin" originally stood for "static binaries".

No. Dynamically linked binaries came much later (SunOS?) than /sbin.