[Fedora-packaging] debuginfo of python packages / programms

Parag N(पराग़) panemade at gmail.com
Sun Dec 3 13:48:26 UTC 2006

On 12/2/06, Till Maas <opensource at till.name> wrote:
> Hiyas,
> I am going to package offlineimap (http://software.complete.org/offlineimap/),
> which is a python programm. Rpmbuild only creates an empty debuginfo file, is
> this always the case for python programms / packages? Is it ok to disable the
> debuginfo package then with %define debug_package %{nil}?

     I have seen some of python packages are of noarch type. So in
that case no debuginfo package is created. But if its a arch specific
binary RPM then it will be create debuginfo. What i feel its good
practice to always enable debuginfo packages, so that in future or if
build problem occurs that can be used as basis to check cause of

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