Obtaining symbol file for Windows

Daniel Atallah daniel.atallah at gmail.com
Fri Aug 29 15:20:51 EDT 2008

On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 2:39 PM, James Wald <james.wald at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 12:21 PM, Daniel Atallah
> <daniel.atallah at gmail.com> wrote:
>> We use MinGW gcc to compile Pidgin so there are no pdb files that can
>> be used with WinDbg.
>> You can use gdb to the same effect.
> Okay thanks, I will use gdb to debug Pidgin from now on.
> Are the symbols included in the special debug releases of Pidgin?  If
> not is there any particular procedure that Pidgin developers follow to
> have the symbol table included with the built executable?

The debug version includes all debug symbols.


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