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Notes about issue captures_build_path_via_assert in unstable

Identifier: captures_build_path_via_assert
Suites: testing / unstable / experimental
Description: Absolute paths to source file names are embedded through assert(), which
embeds the value of the __FILE__ macro in the .data section, or via
filenames in debug symbols, which shows in the .text and .debug_str sections.
We have a pending patch to GCC to fix this in one central place.
If/when this is accepted, this issue should be fixed for all packages and
you should not need to fix it specifically in your package.
For more background information see:
Packages in 'unstable' known to be affected by this issue:
(the 1/4 most-popular ones (within this issue) are underlined)

unreproducible icon 20 unreproducible packages in unstable/amd64: apper biboumi clsparse compiz dune-grid fifechan freerdp2 hhsuite kaccessible libreswan limesuite lsyncd nginx purify ros-opencv-apps spell subversion ufo-core uftrace unshield

reproducible icon 24 reproducible packages in unstable/amd64: ableton-link blasr btrfs-progs cryfs dune-geometry dune-grid-glue dune-uggrid ir.lv2 jstest-gtk kdiagram kmer muparserx ngraph-gtk ntopng openvas-cli openzwave php-apcu pldebugger qmc simpleparse sopt supercollider-sc3-plugins tessa tiledarray


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