dh_strip - strip executables, shared libraries, and some static libraries
dh_strip [''debhelper options''?
dh_strip is a debhelper program that is responsible for
stripping executables, shared libraries, and static
libraries that are not used for debugging.
It assumes that files that have names like lib*_g.a are
static libraries used in debugging, and will not strip
Exclude files that contain ``item'' anywhere in their
filename from being stripped. You may use this option
multiple times to build up a list of things to
If the DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS environment variable
contains ``nostrip'', nothing will be stripped, in
accordance with Debian policy.
Debian policy, version 3.0.1
This program is a part of debhelper.