striping .a files

Tomasz Kłoczko kloczek at
Mon May 13 18:21:06 CEST 2002

On Mon, 13 May 2002, Michal Moskal wrote:

> On Mon, May 13, 2002 at 06:11:30PM +0200, Tomasz Kłoczko wrote:
> > On Mon, 13 May 2002, Michal Moskal wrote:
> > > So? Are you going to link anything staticaly just to debug it? In order
> > > to debug it properly you gonna have to have sources anyway. Therefore
> > > you can build package with --debug. 
> > 
> > Of course nott but with this stub debug level information you can find for
> > example line number in back trace.
> If you are not going to link something staticaly why are you arguing
> about striping static libraries?

Because if you pass -static to link options you must have some static
libriaries with *any* debug info. You can choose between stub debug info
provided by production resources and full debug info after reinstall 
packages rebuilded --with debug (depending on compilation time and what 
you need).

*Ludzie nie mają problemów, tylko sobie sami je stwarzają*
Tomasz Kłoczko, sys adm|*e-mail: kloczek at*

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