[PATCH] LP340181 SAUCE: Enable debug package generation

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Sun May 3 00:22:43 BST 2009

Jim Lieb wrote:
> On Saturday 02 May 2009 08:39:58 Tim Gardner wrote:
>> Jim Lieb wrote:
>>> The attached patch enables the generation of debug (.ddeb) packages for
>>> ubuntu-hardy builds.  This would apply to the netbook-lpia topic branch.
>>> The patch is attached.  I will wait to push the patch to my git repo on
>>> kernel.ubuntu.com until it is ack'd.
>>> Jim
>> How about this. Note the blank between the commit log entry and the (now
>> correctly formatted) bug field. Also added 'do_debug="Yes"' to
>> debian/binary-custom.d/lpia/vars so that debian/control information is
>> generated that includes the package definition for
>> linux-image-debug-2.6.24-24-lpia.
> Got the bug field.  Blank lines before and aft?

You need a blank line after the commit subject lest the next line gets 

> I had the do_debug at one point but in cleaning up, I couldn't find reference
> so reset the commit and  dropped it.  Who/what uses it?

You'll notice that do_debug needs to be set if you do a full 'debuild 
-b' which fails when the debug package generation is attempted and the 
debian/control entry doesn't exist for linux-image-debug-2.6.24-24-lpia. 
See debian/scripts/control-create.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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