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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] enable verbose build whenever it's possible
Date: Sat, 05 Nov 2011 10:28:37
Message-Id: CADqQcK68KMT1p9_EmZR-ue=_YJS+Q=BchCHyR8SPpzMAKLPgvA@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] enable verbose build whenever it's possible by Kacper Kowalik
On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 2:28 PM, Kacper Kowalik <xarthisius@g.o> wrote:
> Hi, > I'd like to ask that we enable verbose building by default. I have > cmake-utils.eclass in mind, because it's dead easy there, but there's a > lot of packages that support things like "make V=1" or "make VERBOSE=1" too. > > I've seen too many bugs reports today that gave me cute, colorful > build.logs and almost no information about underlaying bug...
Is there a way to output the verbose log to build.log, but show the shortened log to the terminal? The non-verbose build is quite useful for seeing the actual warnings as they fly by rather than the entire gcc/libtool command, which is often mostly noise. -- ~Nirbheek Chauhan Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team

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Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] enable verbose build whenever it's possible Fabio Erculiani <lxnay@g.o>