[webkit-qt] how to build qt-webkit with symbols in release mode

Ariya Hidayat ariya.hidayat at gmail.com
Mon May 3 19:52:28 PDT 2010

>      Thanks for the help. I want to build qtwebkit in release mode and with
> symbols in my Linux system. So far I do not know how to do.
>      I read http://trac.webkit.org/wiki/BuildingQtOnLinux and see the
> options "--debug","--release","--makeargs" likely do not help. I also read
> from http://doc.trolltech.com/4.5/qtwebkit.html that "Building the QtWebKit
> module with debugging symbols is problematic on many platforms due to the
> size of the WebKit engine." I do not know the status/recommendations now.

Please see http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/38899, i.e. you just need
the "reverse" the effect of the commit and, boom, you will get full
debug info.

Ariya Hidayat

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