How to proceed with MiniDebugInfo

Casey Dahlin cdahlin at
Thu May 24 17:20:15 UTC 2012

On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 09:28:16AM +0200, Alexander Larsson wrote:
> I'm at a loss to how to proceed with the MiniDebugInfo work. I have
> patches to rpmbuild that creates the compressed minidebuginfo putting
> them in the main binaries, and I have patches to gdb that reads the
> compressed debuginfo on demand. 
> However, the whole thing is useless unless we agree that we want to
> enable this by default. It seems some people like the idea, whereas
> others disagree that its worth the increased binary size. It doesn't
> look like either side is gonna be able to convince the other side, so
> how do we get to a decision here?

Just go do it. See who actually shows up to stop you.


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