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From: Ryan Hill <dirtyepic@g.o>
Subject: Re: have portage be quiet by default
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2011 22:48:11 -0600
On Thu, 10 Nov 2011 20:56:22 -0500
Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o> wrote:

> On Thursday 10 November 2011 20:39:11 Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > On Thursday 10 November 2011 19:09:28 Luca Barbato wrote:
> > > That could be done, but I'd advise to make sure our users know that the
> > > could have a quiet/silent output from portage.
> > 
> > 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 ?
> -mike

I really didn't like this idea until I discovered that the whole build log is
spit out on error.  So yeah, cool.  Too bad we lose colored output though.

If this changes then it might warrant a news item so people don't freak out.


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Re: [RFC] enable verbose build whenever it's possible
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have portage be quiet by default
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