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FS#66877 - [linux] Please enable CONFIG_DEBUG_INFO_BTF

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Toke Høiland-Jørgensen (tohojo) - Wednesday, 03 June 2020, 10:02 GMT
Last edited by Jan de Groot (JGC) - Wednesday, 03 June 2020, 13:30 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Kernel
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The CONFIG_DEBUG_INFO_BTF config option will include type information in BTF format into the kernel image, which makes it possible to run BPF-based utilities that rely on the Compile-Once Run-Everywhere mechanism of the BPF subsystem (see [0]).

Please consider enabling this config option in the default Arch kernel builds, as that would make such utilities work out of the box on Arch.

This task depends upon

Closed by  Jan de Groot (JGC)
Wednesday, 03 June 2020, 13:30 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#66260