Subject: bin/28590: binaries in NetBSD 2.0 should be stripped
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/09/2004 07:21:00
>Synopsis: binaries in NetBSD 2.0 should be stripped
>Arrival-Date: Thu Dec 09 07:21:00 +0000 2004
>Originator: Igor Sobrado
>Release: NetBSD 2.0 RC5 and NetBSD 2.0 (current ISO images)
University of Oviedo
Sorry, the machine is not networked yet. It is using the standard
GENERIC_LAPTOP kernel in both 2.0_RC5 and 2.0.
Binaries in NetBSD 2.0 RC5 and NetBSD 2.0 are not stripped. I am
not sure if it is a requirement for debugging SMP and native threads,
but it is a bit annoying running not stripped binaries in a
production system. Debugging information should not be required
in production binaries.
The file(1) command provides required feedback about the state of
each binary in the NetBSD operating system.
Rebuilding the binaries on the NetBSD operating system without