Re: Help with -dbg packages for a library
On Fri, Aug 31, 2007 at 10:57:55AM -0400, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 30, 2007 at 09:29:45AM +0530, Kumar Appaiah wrote:
> > Dear Debian Mentors,
> > I have a specific question with regard to -dbg packages for
> > libraries. My understanding of generating -dbg libraries is like this:
> > 1. We build the package with CFLAGS or CXXFLAGS = -g -O2 (for
> > optimization).
> > 2. We call dh_strip while exluding the dbg package, to ensure that
> > debugging sumbols are present there.
> I think the suggestion is for all libraries to use dh_strip
> --dbg-package or -k.
BTW this is in bug #420540.