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Re: stripping files

Jordi wrote:
> Today I've tried to strip my distribution, it appears to be no benefits . Is 
> I did a global
>  find / -type f | xargs strip -g    
> + some strip -s in binaries directories
> Debian already stripped?

Should be by default.

According to Debian Policy Chapter 10:

"Note that by default all installed binaries should be stripped, either
by using the -s flag to install, or by calling strip on the binaries
after they have been copied into debian/tmp but before the tree is made
into a package."


"All installed shared libraries should be stripped with

     strip --strip-unneeded your-lib

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