[Slackbuilds-users] Puzzling error building qt5-webkit

Dave Woodfall dave at slackbuilds.org
Sun Apr 26 08:08:27 UTC 2020

On 2020-04-25 17:36,
Slackbuilds Users <slackbuilds-users at slackbuilds.org> put forth the proposition:
> i spotted an optional dep of qt5-webkit which is dwz
> this appears to de-duplicate debug symbols etc in elf files. however, as we
> tend to remove all
> extra debug stuff with strip, It doesn't appear to change the package size
> much.
> is anyone interested in a dwz as a package?. I did create one to see if it
> made much difference
> to the qt5-webkit package, and though the size was within 9bytes!, it did
> appear to create the package
> a bit quicker, so may be worth using.
> comments?
> regards, Tim

According to the man page[1], it isn't for qt5-webkit, but for any
ELF binary.

[1] https://www.mankier.com/1/dwz
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