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2008/12/12 Linuxguy123 <linuxguy123 at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, 2008-12-12 at 12:31 -0500, Chris Snook wrote:
>> Anne Wilson wrote:
>> > I've just been told
>> > A Fatal Error Occurred
>> > The application KDE Daemon (kded4) crashed and caused the signal 11 (SIGSEGV).
>> > It went on to say that it couldn't create a bug report, as gdb is not
>> > installed. Shouldn't that be installed by default?
>> > Anne
>> Feel free to file a bug to get gdb added to the KDE package group, enabled by
>> default, but please don't make it a dependency. Debuggers, especially ones that
>> automatically attach to apps the user can cause to crash, are considered a
>> security risk in certain environments.
> I agree with Anne on this. Especially on the testing versions.
> Which does Fedora get more complaints about ? Software stability or
> software security ? Stability by FAR. gdb should be installed by
> default, especially on testing releases.
gdb without *debuginfo* is also useless to a bug report and they get
big pretty quick so I say no gdb for normal folk.
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