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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@optonline.net>
Subject Re: Velocity Jar File Size...will it get smaller?
Date Sun, 11 Feb 2001 14:17:13 GMT
mike@bodaro.com wrote:
> 
> Do you have any idea of the size of a bare-bones jar file for Velocity?
> Currently I see 350Kb but I am hoping this could be much smaller - has
> anyone with experience in jar sizes and compression et al. Have any
> opinions on whether the jar file can shrink?

Why?

( This is getting to be a trend.... :) )

There is a target 'jar-core' which is 244k.  I believe that is
compressed.  It does seem a tad beefy, doesn't it...  Hmmm...

geir

> I am talking just the Velocity specific code (not support jats etc.).
> 
> Mike Papper
> 
> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Original Message
<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
> 
> On 2/10/2001, 8:14:20 AM, "Geir Magnusson Jr." <geirm@optonline.net> wrote
> regarding Velocity application 'helper' class now checked in:
> 
> > For all that were using the Velocity class  from the whiteboard
> > directory, it is now in the regular source tree under
> > org.apache.velocity.util
> 
> > Update via CVS, wait for tonights tarball, or just use the handy-dandy
> > web CVS client to download if you need it now and don't use CVS.
> 
> > Thanks to all for the help and interest, and Christoph for the
> > mergeTemplate() method code (it was called something else before...)
> 
> > Currently all methods are static - before you would have to new
> > Velocity() to call the init() methods, but that really didn't add
> > anything, and was confusing since there is a singleton instance of the
> > Velocity runtime engine per JVM. (Not true for servlet runners - there
> > is one per webapp classloader...)
> 
> > Comments and questions...
> 
> > geir
> 
> > --
> > Geir Magnusson Jr.                               geirm@optonline.com
> > Velocity : it's not just a good idea. It should be the law.
> > http://jakarta.apache.org/velocity

-- 
Geir Magnusson Jr.                               geirm@optonline.com
Velocity : it's not just a good idea. It should be the law.
http://jakarta.apache.org/velocity

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