size of debug symbols

Trond Endrestøl Trond.Endrestol at
Sat Feb 23 15:27:38 UTC 2019

On Fri, 22 Feb 2019 11:07-0500, Robert Huff wrote:

> I can no longer build large programs - e.g. www/webkit*, devel/llvm* 
> - using "WITH_DEBUG=yes" because it will inevitably consume 22+ 
> gbytes of disk space.  (I complained about this before, and had no 
> answer as to what was going on or how to fix it.)  This did not 
> happen under 11.*.

What happens if you confine WITH_DEBUG=yes to /etc/src.conf? This way 
it should only affect base unless I'm mistaken.


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