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Re: Policy or best practices for debug packages?

Theodore Tso <tytso@MIT.EDU> writes:

> Speaking of the -g option, does anyone know off-hand whether or not
> it's worth it to build with -g3 (to get cpp macro definitions into the
> DWARF stubs)?

-g3 is also needed to get sane debugging information for C++ code,
IME.  It would be nice if it was the default, unless there's huge
overhead in terms of bloating up the DWARF2 .debug_* sections.

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