[PATCH]Reduce messages in setup.log
Michael A Chase
Mon Jan 28 21:26:00 GMT 2002
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Collins" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Michael A Chase" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, January 28, 2002 20:55
Subject: Re: [PATCH]Reduce messages in setup.log
> I think you've missed the point of the messages. They indicate
> incomplete functions, so that the main log shows what the *program*
> should have detected.
> compress_gz::error returns an internal state error value.
> compress_bz::error returns 0!
> Likewise for everything that logs to setup.log - it should stay there IF
> and only IF it's not properly implemented.
> I will happily accept patches addressing the core issues, but not to
> hide them :}.
> I thought when you initially described this that there where a bunch of
> messages that *shouldn't* be going to the log, but until I review the
> body of your patches, I can't meaningfully confirm on a per function
I didn't say they shouldn't go to a log, but I didn't think they were useful
If the intention of those messages is to highlight methods that should have
been overridden but aren't, then setup.log is the right place.
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