Subject: Re: adding RCS Id's to bulk build output
To: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/04/2006 16:14:54
On Wed, 4 Oct 2006, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> .. and people complained about me adding the package version to the
> build logs. I think this produces a lot of output which most people
> won't be interested in anyway. Having the time of checkout is IMO a more
> useful information, since the rest pretty much follows from it.

You'll need time of checkout & branch at least.

Personally I wouldn't mind seeing the RCS Ids on _any_ build - that way I 
can also ask a user to send me the output of 'make clean ; make install', 
and know exactly what sources they have.

  - Hubert