Bug#405810: Please provide package with vmlinuX, similar to kernel-debuginfo on redhat
To use oprofile with kernel profiling enabled, we need the uncompressed version
of the kernel image, vmlinux.
When using the debian kernel image this is not possible, it is required to take
the kernel sources and to compile a new image with "make vmlinux".
I saw on http://bonglonglong.com/2006/12/06/oprofile-kernel-images-and-innodb-oh-my/
that this is much easier on redhat which features a package called kernel-debuginfo
So could we also have sth like linux-debuginfo-2.6.18-1-686_i386.deb ?
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 4.0
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.18-1-686
Locale: LANG=fr_BE@euro, LC_CTYPE=fr_BE@euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)