how to install debugging symbols

Adam Bishop Adam.Bishop at
Wed Dec 11 12:08:23 CET 2013

On 11 Dec 2013, at 10:44, Hachmer, Tobias <Tobias.Hachmer at> wrote:
>> Assuming the FR3 RPM behaves the same as the FR2 one, easiest way is to build with Mock rather than rpmbuild.
> There are no RPM packages at all but in fedora. To use mock I need a src rpm. I can build this by 'rpmbuild -bs freeradius.spec' but I think to package the debug symbols as well I need to modify the spec file.
> But please correct me if I'm wrong.

You can use rpmbuild to construct an srpm suitable for mock to use - off the top of my head, I think it’s rpmbuild -ts <specfile>

Have a look at the manpage for rpmbuild, it should tell you how to turn a tarball + specfile into an srpm.


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