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Re: Reducing verbosity of automake

From: Ralf Wildenhues
Subject: Re: Reducing verbosity of automake
Date: Thu, 25 May 2006 10:59:16 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.11+cvs20060403

Hi Sean,

* Christopher Sean Morrison wrote on Sat, May 20, 2006 at 07:26:39PM CEST:
> Usually, the problem from a purely practical standpoint is that the  
> error is rarely at the very end, it's somewhere probably in the last  
> 50-200 lines or so of the output depending on the situation.  So they  
> either send me the entire massive log (because all things being  
> equal, that's the safest thing for me to instruct of them) or they  
> send me only the very last 2-3 lines that say Error, which is almost  
> always useless.

So why don't you instruct them to send the complete output of
  make -s LIBTOOLFLAGS=--silent || make

which should at least increase the signal to noise ratio somewhat.


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