[squeak-dev] Re: 4.1 status update / trunk feature freeze / release candidate

Ian Trudel ian.trudel at gmail.com
Mon Mar 29 02:51:00 UTC 2010

2010/3/28 Andreas Raab <andreas.raab at gmx.de>:
> On 3/28/2010 7:35 PM, Ian Trudel wrote:
>> Installer is here: http://drop.io/7sj106x
> Thanks, Ian! I've copied it to http://ftp.squeak.org/trunk/4.1rc1/win

You're welcome. :)

> BTW, I noticed that the installer is 10MB total but the zip is 15MB total.
> Do you know where the difference comes from? Oh, and do you already (or
> intend to) create an association between .image and the vm in the installer?

NSIS integrates LZMA compression and it does outperform zip
compression on text files. Squeak4.1-9850-beta.zip is about 10Mb but
barely 6.8Mb when recompressed using 7-Zip with LZMA.

I can add the file association if you'd like to. It sounds like a good idea.

> Cheers,
>  - Andreas


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