[mythtv] Profile builds and debug code

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Sun Mar 11 13:31:31 UTC 2012


On Sat, 2012-03-10 at 18:57 +0100, Lawrence Rust wrote:
> I've been profiling some Myth functions using the --compile-type=profile
> configure option and noticed that doing so results in Myth linking
> against debug builds of Qt libs.  This is selected in settings.pro:
> 
> profile:CONFIG += debug
> 
> I was wondering what the reason for this was?

This is the build most distros use so this is what performance the
users will see. Anyway, all we really want is the debugging symbols
so the profile is human readable. It would be preferable if the qt
libraries were still compiled for performance.

-- Daniel





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