talk about dwt,jface executable size
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Sat May 24 07:39:07 PDT 2008
John Reimer wrote:
> Hello torhu,
>>> import dwt.widgets.Display;
>>> import dwt.widgets.Shell;
>>> pragma(lib, "dwt.lib");
>>> pragma(lib, "dwtx.lib");
>>> void main ()
>>> auto display = new Display;
>>> auto shell = new Shell(display);
>>> shell.setText = "Hello DWT World ";
>>> while (!shell.isDisposed)
>>> if (!display.readAndDispatch)
>>> build command:
>>> dmd test.d dwt.res -L/SUBSYSTEM:windows:5 -L/rc:dwt.res
>>> -J..\dwt-samples\res -J..\dwt-addons\res -release
>>> executable size:
>>> 1.50 MB
>> I tried building this, and got a 1.39 MB exe. It's still quite big.
>> My DWT application is 1.64 MB, which I don't see as a major problem.
>> So the size difference isn't huge between a minimal app and a real
>> I built DWT (rev. 211) with dsss, with oneatatime=yes and only '-O
>> -release', no inlining. Then I build the app using bud, with inlining
>> enabled. I don't know how much the inlining matters, since building
>> dwt takes 35 minutes on my pc, I haven't bothered to test much. So
>> I'm really looking forward to dmd 1.031, with a usable -lib switch.
> I can't seem to get a helloworld size nearly that small, so I assume I must
> be doing something differently. Could you please try using ASpack from here
> (http://www.aspack.com/downloads.html) and test it on your helloworld example?
> I'd like to see how small it shrinks.
I get 379.5 kB.
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