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From Sean Qiu <sean.xx....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib][awt] Dependencies for windows
Date Fri, 07 Aug 2009 15:00:29 GMT

It would be much easier for user to pick up their desired modules to build.
It means a lot to us.  Thanks, Mark.

Best Regards
Sean, Xiao Xia Qiu

2009/8/7 Mark Hindess <mark.hindess@googlemail.com>:
> In commit r801941, I've split the awt dependencies downloads for windows
> into separate tar files (three for each of x86 and x86_64).  The
> content is the same as the previous downloads so there should be no
> behaviour difference.  I tested on x86 but x86_64 is very similar now so
> that should be okay.  If no one beats me to it I hope to test x86_64 next
> week.  I did this because:
> 1) I wanted to make it easier to upgrade the dependencies independently
> (for the reasons mentioned in http://markmail.org/message/uggbm4jahqsgy7kf )
> 2) I wanted to push the dependencies down to modules and didn't want
> modules like imageio to depend on for example lcms which they don't
> actually need.
> This is commit is the first step.  I intend to follow up with actions
> relating to 1) and 2) next week.
> Regards,
>  Mark.

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