Subject: Re: adding RCS Id's to bulk build output
To: None <>
From: Dan McMahill <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/04/2006 12:48:47
Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> 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.
> Joerg

Just to be clear, I'm talking about adding this to the individual log 
for a broken package, not for the summary log file.  I figure the 
individual logs can be pretty huge anyway