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Re: [opensuse-factory] Proposal to remove pyc/pyo from Python on TW
On 05/10/2018 10.17, Stefan Seyfried wrote:
Am 05.10.18 um 09:59 schrieb Alberto Planas Dominguez:

Removing all the .py files will make the system a bit hard to debug, as the
tracebacks will not point to the source line codes, and you loose the
advantage of inspecting and changing the code in place.

The same argument applies to C, C++, whatever code. Just install
python-foobarbaz-debugsource.rpm

Yes, but one of the main reasons one decides to use an interpreted
language is, well, it is interpreted.

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Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 42.3 x86_64 "Malachite" at Telcontar)

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