[pacman-dev] [RFC] makepkg: output commands ran in build/check/package functions
archlinux at cryptocrack.de
Wed Sep 21 07:14:52 EDT 2011
On Wed, Sep 21, 2011 at 01:40:41AM -0400, Eric Bélanger wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 11:40 PM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> > On 21/09/11 09:49, Dan McGee wrote:
> >> On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 9:11 AM, Florian Pritz<bluewind at xinu.at> wrote:
> >>> This might help to locate a failing command which causes makepkg to
> >>> abort.
> >>> Signed-off-by: Florian Pritz<bluewind at xinu.at>
> >>> ---
> >>> This is a request for comments and not a final patch. It's only been
> >>> tested shortly.
> >>> I just want to know if people like the idea.
> >> I'm a +0 on this- mainly because I don't build enough to know whether
> >> people would find this helpful. People that package more than I,
> >> please speak up.
> > I'm also +0, but that might be because I am quite familiar with the
> > packaging process and find where errors occur somewhat obvious.
> Same here. For the few cases where it's not obvious, it's quite easy
> to pin-point the problematic line with some echo or 'return 1'
And same here. I actually never really had the problem of not knowing
where some build error originates from. It is kind of obvious in most
cases and the error messages are often helpful enough. In case of doubt,
you can always add "set -x" to the build() and package() functions
manually as well.
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