[vbox-dev] VBoxGuestAdditions.iso size - optimization possible for v4.0 ?

Frank Mehnert frank.mehnert at oracle.com
Thu Dec 16 07:28:36 PST 2010

On Thursday 16 December 2010, Alexey Eromenko wrote:
> Module (32-bit)  v1.6              -                v2.0  (drivers +
> other modules)
> ---------------------------------------------------------------
> VBoxGINA    ~622 KB                         ~650 KB
> VBoxGuest       ~360 KB                        ~1.86 MB
> VBoxSF          ~248 KB                           ~840 KB
> VBoxGuest became huge. Is this due to VBoxTray ?

Sorry but, to be honest, you are currently wasting our time. I would
suggest you to look into the source code yourself as I don't think
this is the right time (during beta phase) to check for code sizes.

Kind regards,

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