[futurebasic] Re: [FB]Unused Code Stripped?

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From: Brian Stevens<brilor@...>
Date: Mon, 18 Oct 1999 20:59:22 -0700
>Hi All,
>I'm in the process of cleaning up some programs to create "downloadable"
>versions and the following has come to mind. Does FBII, and FB^3 for that
>matter, ignore code that is not called? I usually have a number of LOCAL FNs
>that I am either "planning" to implement and haven't and plan to do so with a
>future release. Do I need to manually "strip" such FNs from the Files before I
>Build, or does FB do this for me?
>Joe Wilkins


During the early stages of FB^3 development Staz had planned to add this
feature to the compiler. I haven't seen a recent(since FB^3 was made
available to the list) "official" response from Staz on this topic (it has
been mentioned a few times recently although the question might have been
buried in another topic) and the compiler doesn't seem to do this in its
current incarnation.