Re: Please consider split the Indy10 runtime packages to much smaller packages

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Subject: Re: Please consider split the Indy10 runtime packages to much smaller packages
Posted by:  Andreas Hesse (…@ahsysteme.de)
Date: Tue, 26 May 2009

Chau Chee Yang schrieb:
> Hi,
>
> The Indy10 packages are simple: IndyCore, IndyProtocols and IndySystem
>
> However, IndyProtocols is the largest among them.  About 2.3M
>
> For users who deploy application with runtime packages and only use 1 or
> 2 TCP protocols with Indy, it is not a good choice as we deploy all
> un-use protocols library too.
>
> I would like to suggest to Indy development team to consider split the
> indy 10 packages to much smaller but not to squeeze everything in a
> package.  This will greatly improve your development experience and our
> users' day to day runtime usage.
>
> Thank you very much.

You are not bound to the package definition of indy.
Make your own packages with only the files you need.
But don't forget to make your own packages which depends on the normal
indy packages.

It will result in smaller bpl files but more work to do.

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Please consider split the Indy10 runtime packages to much smaller packages posted by Chau Chee Yang on Tue, 26 May 2009