I took over a VPF 9 project, the original program was about 95% complete and had some errors. The .exe file size was about 3.3 megs. I've added a few things to the program, fixed the errors ... and somewhere along the line the new compiled .exe became 15 megs. I can't recall when this occurred. What files contribute to the size of the .exe ? Do I need to pack something(s) to eliminate what I'm sure is 'empty space'. I've read that VFP had a major 'issue' with memo fields growing and growing, is that a potential cause of this? Did I inadvertently introduce something that is confusing the compiler and causing this 4x increase in .exe size? I don't think the first few compiles I did were shockingly larger than the legacy .exe, and didn't pay attention to the size until recently. I did use Unfox to decompile the legacy .exe in order to get the files to work with, but as mentioned my first new compile wasn't much larger than the 3.3 meg original.
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