[QBS] Installing Visual Studio debug files (.pdb)

Christian Kandeler christian.kandeler at digia.com
Thu Nov 13 15:40:43 CET 2014

On 11/13/2014 08:41 AM, Thomas Epting wrote:
> In specific scenarios (e.g. for remote debugging), I need to install the
> .pdb files along with the binaries. However, I could not find a way to
> do this with Qbs. I was thinking of of a file tag comparable to
> "application" (e.g. "debugFiles"), which I can use like this:
>      Group {
>          fileTagsFilter: [ "debugFiles" ]
>          qbs.installDir: "bin"
>          qbs.install: true
>      }

Yeah, that would be the general approach. I assume the problem is that 
we don't keep track of pdb files even though they are created by the 
compiler (meaning you can't refer to them)?


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