[alsa-devel] A debug version of the ALSA lib?

Pavel Hofman pavel.hofman at ivitera.com
Fri Sep 2 15:32:02 CEST 2011

Dne 2.9.2011 14:46, Daniel Mack napsal(a):
> On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 12:55 PM, Paul Menzel
> <paulepanter at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
>> Am Freitag, den 02.09.2011, 12:43 +0200 schrieb Daniel Mack:
>>> On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 10:44 AM, Olivier Guillion - Myriad wrote:
>>>>> Or just use the binary Ubuntu packages and be done.
>>>> Sorry, but what does it mean?
>>> That means that Ubuntu (as many other distros) offers you a
>>> ready-made, debug symbols enabled version of the library which you can
>>> just install and use. As you're struggeling with compiling the library
>>> youself, I'd suggest you go for this solution. In Ubuntu, the package
>>> you're looking for is called libasound2-dev.
>> I have not followed the thread, but if you want debugging symbol you
>> need `libasound2-dbg`. (`aptitude search libasound*`)
> That doesn't seem to exist, but according to [1], the -dev variant
> contains the library itself again. Hence I assumed that this is the
> debug-enabled, non-stripped version of the .so that ships with this
> package. Admittedly though, I didn't check as I didn't have an Ubuntu
> box around.

The -dev packages in debian/ubuntu contain headers required for includes
in other builds.


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