[arch-dev-public] Default DEBUG_CFLAGS/CXXFLAGS provided with pacman 4.1

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Sun Mar 31 17:53:30 EDT 2013

Am 31.03.2013 16:08, schrieb Allan McRae:
> On 27/03/13 12:49, Allan McRae wrote:
>> Note with gcc-4.8:
>> DWARF4 is now the default when generating DWARF debug information. When
>> -g is used on a platform that uses DWARF debugging information, GCC will
>> now default to -gdwarf-4 -fno-debug-types-section.
> Any comments?  You have ~12 hours...
> I will use "-g -fvar-tracking-assignments" if no-one comments otherwise.

What are the consequences here for packages? Does this increase package
size by a large margin and will it slow down programs a lot? (Maybe
break it down for people who are not that familiar with gcc and its new
features; maybe you'll get more feedback then)



Pierre Schmitz, https://pierre-schmitz.com

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