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Bug 240161

Summary: dev-embedded/picp: pre-stripped files found
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) <flameeyes>
Component: New packagesAssignee: Embedded Team (OBSOLETE) <dev-embedded+disabled>
Severity: QA CC: denilsonsa, vostorga
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 239866    
Attachments: Patch fixing pre-stripped files in picp-0.6.4

Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2008-10-05 22:01:12 UTC
Portage warns about pre-stripped files being installed into the image directory; this is a bad thing since it makes Portage's splitdebug feature useless, and it stops the users and the developers from looking into backtraces with full debug information available.

For the developers going to look into it, what you have to look out for, to
find what is stripping the files, is one of these conditions:

- explicit "strip" command run on the produced files;
- "install -s" command to install the binary files;
- "-Wl,-s" flag passed during linking

Remove the "strip" commands, remove the "-s" option at install, and remove
"-Wl,-s" and the problem should be gone.

Comment 1 Víctor Ostorga (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2009-04-23 23:44:20 UTC
Created attachment 189272 [details, diff]
Patch fixing pre-stripped files in picp-0.6.4


 * QA Notice: Pre-stripped files found:
 * /usr/bin/picp
Comment 2 Víctor Ostorga (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2009-04-24 00:00:20 UTC
Same workaround applies to both picp-0.6.5 and picp-0.6.7 , so I ommit pasting the ebuild patches.
Comment 3 Tim Harder gentoo-dev 2011-05-07 08:29:38 UTC
Fixed in CVS in 0.6.8.