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From "Spark Shen" <smallsmallor...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [general] jre bundle size
Date Wed, 17 Oct 2007 02:06:47 GMT
2007/10/17, Sean Qiu <sean.xx.qiu@gmail.com>:
>
> I suggest we maintain our classlib modules (jar) in a central repository.
> So we can just get a kernel bundle, and it will download the required
> jars.


+1 for kernel bundle.

We can add options for the default build task. Using these options to
determine whether
to include source code ,debug information etc.

And what about  and a new build target 'build-core' for only those kernel
bundles necessary
to start JRE.



2007/10/17, Xiao-Feng Li <xiaofeng.li@gmail.com>:
> >
> > Good idea. Information shows that SUN JRE6 update N introduced a
> > faster installation and update technology, so that only part of the
> > JRE needs to be downloaded.
> >
> > Harmony has very good modularity design, which our
> > installation/bundles should be able to leverage.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > xiaofeng
> >
> > On 10/17/07, Alexey Petrenko <alexey.a.petrenko@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Guys,
> > >
> > > we got huge size of jre bundle... For example the size of RI's jre is
> > > about 16Mb but Harmony's one is about 38Mb...
> > >
> > > I believe that we should reduce the size of this bundle.
> > > The obvious candidates to remove are source code and debug information
> > > from class files. This  can reduce the size significantly but not
> > > enough...
> > >
> > > Thoughts? Ideas? Volunteers? :)
> > >
> > > Thanks in advance.
> > >
> > > SY, Alexey
> > >
> >
> >
> > --
> > http://xiao-feng.blogspot.com
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Sean Qiu
> China Software Development Lab, IBM
>



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Spark Shen
China Software Development Lab, IBM

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