[erlang-questions] Erlang distro size increase

Dmitrii 'Mamut' Dimandt dmitriid@REDACTED
Fri Jun 29 13:02:56 CEST 2007

Kenneth Lundin wrote:
> Hi,
> The reason for the increase size of the distribution is that beginning
> from
> R11B-5 all the platform independent parts are prebuilt in order to make
> the final build much easier and faster for you as end users.
> All (99%) of the Erlang code is precompiled (with debug_info) and the
> Dialyzer plt is also prebuilt. In practice it is only the C-code that
> needs to be built by
> the end user and because of this the time to build a complete Erlang
> installation
> should be significantly shorter now.
It is! Thank you! :)

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