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Re: redhat debug info

From: Devrim GÜNDÜZ <devrim(at)CommandPrompt(dot)com>
To: Geoffrey <esoteric(at)3times25(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-general <pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org>, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Subject: Re: redhat debug info
Date: 2007-03-28 03:58:43
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On Tue, 2007-03-27 at 22:04 -0400, Tom Lane wrote:
> Red Hat makes their debuginfo RPMs available in the normal course
> of things (they're usually in a debug/ subdirectory of wherever you
> find the RPMs) 

Fedora and Red Hat 5 users can download debuginfo packages via yum.
Fedora users need to use debuginfo channel (yum --enablerepo
debuginfo ...), and I think it is the same for RHEL 5.

Red Hat provides debuginfo packages via their FTP site (
You don't need to be a RHN subscriber to get a debuginfo package. 

> but I'm not sure whether Devrim et al have a policy about whether to
> upload their debuginfo RPMs to the PG servers.  They may feel it's
> mostly a waste of bandwidth.

Exactly. I don't want to upload a package which is really big.

> Anyway, the short answer is to download the source RPM and build it
> for yourself ... 

Yes, agreed.

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