Subject: Re: debugging with perl
To: Klaus Heinz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 05/08/2002 07:56:30
On Wed, 8 May 2002, Klaus Heinz wrote:
> 'perl -D' (from perl-5.6.1nb6) tells me
> Recompile perl with -DDEBUGGING to use -D switch
> Shouldn't there be some way (mk.conf ?) to decide at package build time
> whether to include this or not?
> Maybe there is a performance penalty for -DDEBUGGING but on
> personal/developer machines the ability to use the debugging flags
> is desirable, IMHO.
This should work:
CONFIGURE_ARGS=-DDEBUGGING make configure # (or just "make")
but yes, perhaps that would be useful enough to rate it's own hook.