Howto get more -dbg packages?

NoOp glgxg at
Wed Mar 21 22:58:55 UTC 2007

On 03/21/2007 03:08 PM, Georg Sauthoff wrote:
> On 2007-03-21, NoOp <glgxg at> wrote:
>> On 03/21/2007 08:32 AM, Georg Sauthoff wrote:
>>> I noticed that some packages have a sister package, which includes some
>>> debugging informations. They have the suffix '-dbg' appended to the package
>>> name.
>>> Now I need this information for a package, where no -dbg sister
>                                                     ^^
>>> package exists in the 'standard' repositories. (I need to debug a binary
>>> from that package).
> [... other repositories for missing -dbg? how to create -dbg packages?]
>> enter -dbg in the search box
> haha - very funny. Not for every package in the 'standard' repositories
> there is a -dbg package (in the same repository) available. I wrote that
> in my original mail.
> E.g. libpoppler1 (from main) is such a package.
> Best regards
> Georg Sauthoff

Don't know about creating a dbg - perhaps 'pkg-create-dbgsym'? But
Poppler files including development & util files are listed here:

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