Re: Impending freeze and boot-floppies
On Sat, Nov 06, 1999 at 08:00:15AM -0800, Joel Klecker wrote:
> At 21:52 +0100 1999-11-05, Martin Schulze wrote:
> >Matt Porter wrote:
> >> Martin S. - test cases, bug fixes.
> >Ugh, I fear that's me. Then add i18n. (being clueless about pointerize)
> I'd like to see some figures on the space savings due to pointerize,
> it doesn't look like a .trm file is significantly smaller than its
> equivalent .mo file,
~50% or better, as a .mo file contains both the original strings and the
translations (and a hash table), and a .trm only contains the
> so the only thing I can figure is that the
> binary is smaller due to not carrying all the strings around. But
> *how much* smaller is what I'd like to know.
Aprox. the size of the C.trm file.
Enrique Zanardi firstname.lastname@example.org