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From "Nathan Beyer" <nbe...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib][build] build class library in release mode with line numbers only.
Date Sat, 01 Mar 2008 02:55:38 GMT
It may be too late, but I vote -1 on this change. 1.5M reduction
doesn't offset the loss of no longer seeing the local variables during
debug.

-Nathan

On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 3:08 PM, Gregory Shimansky
<gshimansky@apache.org> wrote:
> Alexey Petrenko said the following on 28.02.2008 16:52:
>
> > Will Eclipse debug work with the release build of Harmony in this case?
>
>  It will but with absence of local variable tables it probably won't show
>  local variables in context.
>
>
>  > 2008/2/28, Pavel Pervov <pmcfirst@gmail.com>:
>  >> I would like to propose the following improvement to class library
>  >>  build - build in release with only line number information in .class
>  >>  files.
>  >>
>  >>  It saves ~1.5MB in jre size.
>  >>
>  >>  If no objections then I'll commit HARMONY-5558.
>  >>
>  >>  P.S. The patch in that JIRA introduces switchable compression for jar
>  >>  files containing class library classes. Default mode is kept
>  >>  compressed.
>
>
>  --
>  Gregory
>
>

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