Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 2640
These files should be statically linked.
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:50 EDT
All the binaries in /bin and /sbin should be linked
statically in case the /usr directory is not available, or
in case the system is having other problems. By dynamically
linking these files, total system corruption can ruin your
The programs /sbin/sln, /sbin/sash, and /bin/rpm are statically
linked - that's enough to get out of almost any difficulty.
Statically linking *everything* in /bin and /sbin creates update