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From: Sam Ravnborg <>
To: Mike Frysinger <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] kbuild: introduce KECHO convenience echo
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 21:50:48 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Thu, Nov 06, 2008 at 03:31:34AM -0500, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> There is a bunch of places in the build system where we do 'echo' to show
> some nice status lines.  This means we still get output when running in
> silent mode.  So declare a new KECHO variable that only does 'echo' when we
> are in a suitable verbose build mode.

Nice idea.
I will add it as soon as I start working on kbuild-next
Same for your other two patches.

A lot of the kbuild stuff today is using lowercase to
avoid all the typical SCREAMING in Makefiles so I
may end up using $(kecho).


  parent reply	other threads:[~2008-11-06 21:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-11-06  8:31 [PATCH] kbuild: introduce KECHO convenience echo Mike Frysinger
2008-11-06  8:31 ` [PATCH] kbuild: use " Mike Frysinger
2008-11-21 22:01   ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-11-06 20:50 ` Sam Ravnborg [this message]
2008-11-06 21:17   ` [PATCH] kbuild: introduce " Mike Frysinger

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