Invalid pointer in XMMS

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Fri Aug 5 05:02:39 PDT 2005


On Fri, 5 Aug 2005, [ISO-8859-1] Giulio Daprelà wrote:

>
> Oops! Yes, I stripped the libraries! Now I understand all those
> question marks! I thought that I would never had needed the symbols,
> but I was wrong. I think I still have the backup I made before
> stripping. If so, this evening I'll restore the backup and retry the
> backtrace.

 Been there, done that.  I used to build with LDFLAGS=-s, until the day
I needed to debug things.  The LFS book is correct that _most_ people
don't ever need to run debugging tools (we don't even provide links to
strace or gdb because they're CMMI packages), but certainly on a
development workstation it can be helpful to keep them around.  Depends
on your disk space, of course.

> I never set CFLAGS, since reading the book I understand that they
> generate more problems than advantages.

 Oh well, that was just a suggestion.

Ken
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