State of server-side retrace of KDE crashes?

Tomaz Canabrava tcanabrava at
Sat Mar 26 14:27:26 GMT 2022

Arch already has this, via debuginfod.

On Wed, 16 Feb 2022 at 09:04 Kevin Kofler <kevin.kofler at> wrote:

> Lyubomir Parvanov wrote:
> > There were some talks about adding a server-side retrace service for KDE,
> > what's the latest status quo? I really believe that KDE would be way more
> > stable if this was existing...
> I do not think server-side retrace is feasible without split debuginfo
> packages. If you need to rebuild the package to get debugging information,
> as is currently the case on Arch, you have no way to ensure that the
> rebuild
> will use the exact same addresses as the version that produced the
> backtrace.
> Arch needs to provide split debuginfo like basically all other major
> distributions. There is no way around it.
>         Kevin Kofler
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