[pacman-dev] [feature request] Ring terminal bell on prompt

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sat Oct 17 13:22:37 UTC 2015

On 16/10/15 14:26, Eric Toombs wrote:
> (copied from here: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/41188 The attachment
> is there too. I made it a while ago, so that's why I called 4.1.2 current.)
> I have implemented a boolean option '--bell' that when enabled, causes
> pacman to ring the terminal bell when there is user input required. I
> find this tremendously helpful when there are long delays between user
> input and I am busy doing other things at the same time. Let me know
> what you think.
> The patch is attached. It applies to the src/pacman folder of the
> current (4.1.2) release.

It is not a feature that I would ever use, but I'll have no objections
if it is submitted with documentation update (man page).


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