JDK-8036003: Add variable not to separate debug information.
omajid at redhat.com
Mon Mar 3 19:11:18 UTC 2014
* Daniel D. Daugherty <daniel.daugherty at oracle.com> [2014-03-03 09:57]:
> On 3/1/14 4:08 PM, Mike Duigou wrote:
> > If we can put debuginfo into external files why would we ever want unstripped binaries?
> We deliver minimal stripped binaries so that can have stack traces
> with some amount of information in them when the debuginfo files
> are not available. We have not yet figured out how to implement
> minimal stripping on Windows so Windows hs_err_pid files have no
> symbols in them when the debuginfo bundles are not present.
Am I reading it right that when tools (like RPM) strip the debug
information from these binaries, hotspot will break completely when it
tries to generate a stack trace on crash?
PGP Key: 66484681 (http://pgp.mit.edu/)
Fingerprint = F072 555B 0A17 3957 4E95 0056 F286 F14F 6648 4681
More information about the build-dev