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Re: silent installs

From: Joakim Tjernlund
Subject: Re: silent installs
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 2010 11:40:47 +0100

"Alfred M. Szmidt" <address@hidden> wrote on 2010/01/29 11:17:24:
> And there are many examples of the opposite where less verbose output
> is useful, automake already supports silent compilation.  I know that

Yes, but automake --silent is a different tool, perhaps it should
learn suppress the install mgs as well as other libtool msgs
such as relinking as finish msgs?

> I have missed errors or warnings beause having had to much output to
> read, Joakim, would you like to work on a patch for this? I think it
> would be immensly useful.

I don't know where to start even and considering that
silent builds seems to be a very controversial subject
within the autotools maintainers , I think this needs
to come from the maintainers themselves to have any chance
to be accepted.


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