Proposed F18 feature: MiniDebugInfo
kevin.kofler at chello.at
Wed May 9 11:35:20 UTC 2012
Alexander Larsson wrote:
> The feature page lists some of the background and statistics. It also
> lists some options in how to implement this, which all have various
> different pros and cons. I'd like to hear what peoples opinions on these
There is no room left on the KDE live image for installing any sort of
debugging information by default.
> My personal opinion is that we should go with compressed data,
Compression does not help at all, because the live images are xz-compressed
and the maximum size is 700 MiB compressed. If you pre-compress the data, it
will likely only make the xz compression rate worse.
> This means we use minimal space (i.e. an installation increase by only
Even that is too much, even more so if that's when compressed!
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