Doc: Describe profile build configuration

Change-Id: I1e4ef880423c16346f338fa41ff5b14708aced82
Task-number: QTCREATORBUG-17123
Reviewed-by: Eike Ziller's avatarEike Ziller <eike.ziller@qt.io>
parent a1155883
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\title Specifying Build Settings
Different build configurations allow you to quickly switch between
different build settings. By default, \QC creates \b debug
and \b release build configurations. A debug build contains additional
different build settings. By default, \QC creates \e debug, \e release, and
\e profile build configurations. A debug build contains additional
debug symbols that you need for debugging the application but that you
can leave out from the release version. Generally, you use the debug
configuration for testing and the release configuration for creating
the final installation file.
the final installation file. A profile configuration is an optimized release
build that is delivered with separate debug information. It is best suited
for analyzing applications.
You specify build settings in the \uicontrol Projects mode.
To add a new build configuration, click \uicontrol Add and select the type of
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