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On Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:51:29 +0100
Jan Danielsson <jan.m.danielsson%gmail.com@localhost> wrote:
> On 18/03/16 01:34, James K. Lowden wrote:
> > 4. -q option to print nothing if no error
> Would you consider making it quiet by default?
> It's kind of annoying having to silence tools run in cronjobs, I
> much prefer "say nothing unless you have something important to say.".
I think the default should be one line of output for interactive use.
I'm going to go out a limb and say all read-only utilities in
base produce some user feedback by default.
If the consensus is that checking, not showing, is the dominant use,
then, yes, and I'd suggest chkmod as a name.
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