ghc image size
19 Dec 2001 10:51:13 +0200
>> Why is executable size a barrier? 1.64 megabytes (that's the size of
>> the executable I built with GHC most recently) of disk space costs less
>> than half a cent.
AL> I don't like this argument. Can I go to a computer store, pay a cent,
AL> and get a hard disk with space 1.64 megabytes or more? Until then, I
AL> can't believe that 1.64 megabytes of disk space costs less than half a
1 year ago I bought 20Gb for 200$. That will be 200/(20*1024) = 0.009765625
dollars per megabyte. Pretty much less than half a cent.
Dmitry Astapov //ADEpt E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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