On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 13:34:33 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
On Mon, 2012-11-12 at 12:08 +0100, Martin Milata wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 08, 2012 at 11:08:41 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> > I am a little hesitant to add support for a feature that is not upstream
> > in any of the standard toolchain/distro tools, and apparently also not
> > used by any other distro than Fedora. Of course Fedora is often first,
> > but it would be good to get an idea who else is going to support this.
> > What is the reason upstream RPM and GDB haven't accepted this (yet)?
> That is entirely understandable. Regarding RPM, I don't know. I asked
> the author of the minidebuginfo proposal but he does not know either.
Probably best to just resubmit it and specifically ask for feedback.
If you have a pointer to the submission and reviews of the feature from
last time that would be appreciated.
I asked the RPM package maintainer and the situation seems to be the
same as here -- they don't want to merge it upstream until is more