delgarde at ihug.co.nz
Sat Feb 14 02:20:22 PST 2004
Philipp Frank wrote:
> Now, I'm not posting the error messages, because I can't get hold of
> them! When I try "python setup.py build | less", everyhing still just
> scrolls by and I can't scroll up again in less. What's up there? I
> also tried "python setup.py build > build.log", but the file stays
> empty... Maybe a hint in that direction could tip me of where the
> problem is. Thanks in advance!
Errors are probably being written to the standard-error stream, rather
than standard-output - that's why the redirect and pipe commands you're
using don't work. Try "python setup.py build 2>&1 | less" or "python
setup.py build &> build.log" instead.
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