Capturing build output

Ken Dyke ken_i_m at
Mon Oct 21 07:26:34 PDT 2002

On Sun, 2002-10-20 at 18:06, WhyteWolf wrote:
> ... how do you
> > capture the screen output from the install processes. I  tried piping
> > it to a file, but some information is missing.
> >
> <command> &> <output file>

This simple redirect does not capture all output.

<command> 3>&1 1>&2 2>&3 <output.file>

or to see what is going on

<command> 3>&1 1>&2 2>&3 | tee <output.file>

This will give normal screen output while feeding everything into the

I think, therefore, ken_i_m
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