about squeak size

stéphane ducasse ducasse at iam.unibe.ch
Sat Feb 11 13:41:41 UTC 2006

Ok this is interesting
I will try to come up with a first automatic way.

>> You should clean out the changesets... they hold on to the  
>> compiledmethods, which is huge...

OK I was stupid to forget that.

>> Another thing to do is to run the releasebuilder scripts, e.g.  
>> remove undeclareds, compact
>> Symboltable and things like that.
> The current squeak 3.9 is 14.3MB after running most of the cleanup  
> scripts. 3.8 is 12.4
> So 3.9a is 2MB larger, in the state that it is right now.

So this means that we could go much further since lot of classes can  
be removed out of the current 3.9.


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