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Re: 5.1.5 release status


On 10/22/19 1:08 AM, Carsten Schoenert wrote:
> Hi,
> Am 21.10.19 um 23:16 schrieb Ian McInerney:
>> We also seem to have assertions enabled in the Debian build (there have
>> been two reports from users [1], [2]). Is this something we control as
>> well, or is the the distribution packaging forcing them on?
> the Debian build configuration is visible in the GitLab repo for KiCad
> on Salsa.
> https://salsa.debian.org/electronics-team/KiCad/kicad
> https://salsa.debian.org/electronics-team/KiCad/kicad/blob/debian/sid/debian/rules
> I'm happily taken any patches if provided.
> I personally haven't seen these asserts.

I don't think we can control this from the KiCad package build
configuration.  It needs to be done when configuring the wxWidgets
package builds.  This is probably why we don't see them in Linux unless
you are using the debug package of wxWidgets.