Subject: Re: pkg_delete "Executing" output
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Matthias Buelow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/09/2005 03:20:54
Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> Yes please.
> It would be nice if the pkg_* tools could follow the Unix philosophy
> that no news is good news.
This philosophy does, however, stem from the age of paper terminals with
loud type wheels. I'd prefer, for example, pkg_add to print at least
the names of the packages it is installing (-v is too verbose, and
really only useful for debugging, without -v, it's silent...)