possible to enable debug symbols by default?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Sat Jun 2 09:54:48 UTC 2018

On Jun 1, 2018, at 22:11, Eitan Adler wrote:
> On 1 June 2018 at 02:14, Rainer Müller wrote:
>> On 1 June 2018 02:35:35 GMT+02:00, Eitan Adler wrote:
>>> Is it possible to get debug symbols enabled by default for ports? I'd
>>> like to always compile c-alike languages with "-g" and not have them
>>> stripped.
>> Wouldn't the debug symbols on macOS be written to a .dSYM bundle that is not installed?
> ooh. good point. Where are those filtered out?

Who says they're filtered out? The better question is: how would they get installed, unless the project's Makefile included commands to do so? (And I'm guessing most do not.)

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