Subject: Re: adding RCS Id's to bulk build output
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/04/2006 13:45:40
On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 06:58:59AM -0400, Dan McMahill wrote:
> I wonder if it would be useful in the bulk build code to grab all of the 
> $NetBSD$ ID's from the Makefile, distinfo file, patches/*, etc and 
> include that in the broken log.  That might help when reviewing logs 
> from slower machines that may be many weeks behind in terms of their 
> pkgsrc tree.
> Anyone see a reason not do to this?

.. 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.