Bug #3221

SFW (etc) should not be stripped

Added by Rich Lowe almost 6 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

Status:ResolvedStart date:2012-09-25
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Jon Tibble% Done:


Target version:oi_151_stable
Difficulty:Medium Tags:needs-triage


I happened to notice, in the course of debugging something, that /usr/gnu/bin/ls was stripped.

While we don't want, for eg, DWARF data in the OS, the symbol tables of delivered ELF files should survive. Please stop stripping stuff? (I'm not quite sure how it's getting stripped, so this could be, to say the least, annoying to fix).


#1 Updated by Igor Pashev almost 6 years ago

/usr/gnu/bin/ls has ".SUNW_ldynsym", ".dynsym". What else do you need?

#2 Updated by Rich Lowe almost 6 years ago

As I said: the symbol table. (.symtab)

#3 Updated by Jon Tibble over 5 years ago

  • % Done changed from 0 to 100
  • Target version set to oi_151_stable
  • Assignee changed from OI SFW to Jon Tibble
  • Status changed from New to Resolved

Fixed for a8

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