linux x64: gtest without debug symbols?

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Thu Dec 15 13:37:19 UTC 2016


That is a mistake in JDK-8150736. My intention was to always leave debug 
symbols in the gtest untouched.


On 2016-12-15 14:13, Thomas Stüfe wrote:
> Hi,
> I may be missing something very obvious, but I am not able to debug the
> gtest-libjvm (the one gtestLauncher uses, from
> hotspot/variant-server/libjvm).
> I build with --with-native-debug-symbols=external
> --with-debug-level=slowdebug.
> In the build log I see that we preserve the debug information for the
> standard with objcopy, but we don't for the gtest variant,
> instead we strip the debug information.
> Was that intentional?
> Thanks, Thomas

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