[RFC] nALFS package log files

Thomas Pegg thomasp at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 10 19:35:14 PST 2004


On Tue, 2004-02-10 at 22:06, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> Thomas Pegg wrote:
> 
> >>       <handler name="unpack">
> >>         <start>X+0</start>
> >>         <end status="success">X+2</end>
> > 
> > Is this section going to contain the output you would see in the status
> > window:
> > 
> >>         <output>
> >>           =line 1
> >>           =line 2
> >>           =line 3
> >>           =...
> >>         </output>
> 
> Yes, if log_backend is turned on (required to create package log files 
> in the first place) and log_status_window is also turned on. In that 
> case nALFS would create both the combined status window log file it 
> already does as well as the indidivual chunks of status window output 
> for each handler in the package log files. If necessary a new option 
> could be created to control this function separately.

Excellent!!! Been trying to do something like this for a while myself
but couldn't navigate my way through the source to do it internally,
instead I've always modified my profiles to pipe the output to tee.

-- 
Thomas
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