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From: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] have portage be quiet by default
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 03:18:14
Message-Id: 4EBC93CF.3060203@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] have portage be quiet by default by Mike Frysinger
On 11/10/2011 06:59 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Thursday 10 November 2011 21:11:38 Zac Medico wrote: >> On 11/10/2011 05:56 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote: >>> On Thursday 10 November 2011 20:39:11 Mike Frysinger wrote: >>>> if you want quiet portage output, use something like --quiet when >>>> running emerge. the verbosity of the build output isn't really an >>>> issue imo. >>> >>> perhaps a more controversial question: should we make --quiet the default >> >> I think --quiet-build would be a reasonable default, but --quiet >> suppresses various warning messages that I think need to be enabled by >> default for newbies. > > WFM > > would putting this as EMERGE_DEFAULT_OPTS in profiles/base/make.defaults be too > hideous for people to swallow ? > -mike
Less than sys-apps/portage-2.1.9.43 will choke on that, it's an unrecognized option. So, we'd better just enable it by default for the next portage release. -- Thanks, Zac

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Re: [gentoo-dev] have portage be quiet by default Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>