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From Kim Haase <Camilla.Ha...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Wasting space [Re: Distribution of toursdb]
Date Thu, 31 Aug 2006 17:49:22 GMT
One more data point for keeping toursdb: it is used in the new Working
With Derby manual.

Kim

Lars Heill wrote On 08/31/06 13:13,:
> Andrew McIntyre wrote, On 08/31/06 18:20:
> 
>>On 8/31/06, Daniel John Debrunner <djd@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>>>Keep both. They are part of the full Derby distribution, in a full
>>>distribution they take up 10% of the on-disk space (note I see the jar
>>>at around 0.6Mb but the expanded database at around 2.2Mb).
>>>
>>>There's no requirement for any one to re-ship them and people can
>>>download the lib distribution to avoid them.
>>
>>+1
>>
>>I included the jarred version so that users would have a database in a
>>jar that they could use immediately. If I had to choose one to remove,
>>it would be the jar, but at half a megabyte, it's not much of a
>>concern considering the size of the rest of the -bin distribution. I
>>say leave it as well.
> 
> 
> Thanks for the explanation, will keep both :)
> 
> Regards,
> Lars
> 
> 


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