running DWT with DDL
bobef at nospam-abv.bg
Thu May 29 04:31:23 PDT 2008
The last time I did that was one year ago with DWT-Shawn and DDL was loading DWT terribly slow (like 10 seconds on a fast pc). So it was not usable at all. Is this still the case?
Frank Benoit Wrote:
> There is great progress with DDL.
> Tom S figured out, how to make it possible to load D classes transparently.
> The problem of what to link against, is solved by having a loader
> application (Host.exe). This loades the DWT.lib and the application
> (also as a lib)
> This is a proof of concept. It is not ready for practical use.
> host.exe : 1.3 Mb
> app.lib : 0.16 Mb (Texteditor example)
> dwt.lib : 6.6 Mb
> the host.exe can be either always the same and start the application
> passed as a commandline arg, or the host can be compiled with the
> application imported via import("app.lib").
> I am looking forward to see this in a stable framework with integration
> into the D toolchain. Hopefully some day with linux support also.
> Thank you Tom, for this nice demonstration
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