large binary footprint ?
bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Tue May 6 15:10:21 EDT 2008
Tuesday, May 6, 2008, 11:26:10 PM, you wrote:
my haskell-fu ends here :) on win32 platform, hello is about 600k, afair
> hi Bulat, thanks for the speedy reply!
> I tried the following two ways and got the same result:
> (1) in the shell,
> strip hello
> (2) ghc -optl-s -o hello -L../lib hello.hs
> They both result in a binary size of ~2.5MBytes,
> which is about 5 times what I expected (500kbytes).
> Have I had the 'incorrect impression' of 500kbytes ?
> On Tue, 6 May 2008, Bulat Ziganshin wrote:
>> Hello HP,
>> Tuesday, May 6, 2008, 11:00:59 PM, you wrote:
>> > The resulting binary code size is 3.9 Mbytes
>> > I had the impression that it should be of the order
>> > of 500 Kbytes. How can I reach that number ?
>> strip executable. you can just add -optl-s to ghc cmdline
>> Best regards,
>> Bulat mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com
Bulat mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com
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