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Topic: UCRT could be removed from foobar2000 distribution (Read 786 times) previous topic - next topic
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UCRT could be removed from foobar2000 distribution

Now you can't remove runtime subdirectory even when you have UCRT in your system because foobar2000's manifest specifies that subdirectory it as a dependency. That's not great. UCRT is a part of Windows for many years, and it was distributed as an update for older versions of the OS. I think that reference to UCRT from runtime subdirectory should be removed from the manifest so the UCRT files could be completely removed eventually.

Re: UCRT could be removed from foobar2000 distribution

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Total size of whole content of "runtime" folder is less than 2MB. Does it worth to worry about it?