[CentOS-devel] debuginfo packages on the mirrors

Karanbir Singh

mail-lists at karan.org
Fri Apr 3 16:27:30 UTC 2009

Pär Andersson wrote:
> Nope, we (mirror.nsc.liu.se) get those packages from the CentOS 
> msync-dvd mirrors. I just verified that the files are present on both 
> centose and centosj3 which is the ones our rsync usually hit.

Let me investigate this issue - the packages are definitely gone from 
the repo-head.

> However I think having debuginfo packages for the kernel in the main 
> repository would really be a good thing as tools like oprofile and 
> systemtap (both in base) need kernel-debuginfo to be usable.

Thats a diff issue all together :) It does mean adding to the overall 
weight of the main repo's quite a lot though.

- KB

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