[pacman-dev] [PATCH] patch for remove prefix "::" from messages

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Thu May 12 14:50:36 EDT 2011

2011/1/22 Vojtěch Gondžala <vojtech.gondzala at gmail.com>:
> This is an simple patch for remove prefix "::" from messages, all magic
> chars are in function `info_msg' like "warning: : and "error: " prefixes in
> `pm_*printf'. It will be better for translators to, and it's first step
> prepare for colorize output support for pacman.
Old email cleanup day...

I agree with the logic here, regardless of the color decision we
eventually make. Any objections to (someone) refreshing this patch for

I'm also intrigued by the lack of a PM_LOG_INFO constant, as we skip
straight from warning to debug. It would be useful in the frontend for
everywhere we currently do a pm_printf and we wouldn't need separate
printing machinery for info-level messages.


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