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Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

I am using WDP for several ASP.NET projects. I wanted to generate PDB files when building in Release mode, so I can debug easily on production site. I was surprised to find out that the option Generate Debug Info does not do exactly what it says. Instead of generating PDB files as I expected, it sets <compilation debug="enable">.

This is very confusing for me, because instead of getting debugging symbols, I end up with not optimized and slow web site.

Is there a way to turn on generation of PDB files in release mode? It is possible to do it with aspnet_compiler -d option.




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