[Buildroot] [PATCH] Make the MESSAGE Macro work

hartleys hartleys at visionengravers.com
Wed Nov 5 17:16:02 UTC 2008

Hello all,

The following patch makes the MESSAGE Macro in Makefile.autotools.in

I think it was originally intended to print the messages in bold type
but it doesn't appear to work correctly. This patch should work on all

Signed-off-by: H Hartley Sweeten <hsweeten at visionengravers.com>


--- package/Makefile.autotools.in.orig	2008-11-05 10:01:49.000000000
+++ package/Makefile.autotools.in	2008-11-05 10:08:25.000000000
@@ -114,8 +114,8 @@
 # MESSAGE Macro -- display a message in bold type
 MESSAGE = @echo "$(TERM_BOLD)>>> $($(PKG)_NAME) $($(PKG)_VERSION)
-TERM_BOLD = #$(shell tput bold)
-TERM_RESET = #$(shell tput rmso)
+TERM_BOLD = $(shell tput smso)
+TERM_RESET = $(shell tput rmso)
 # Utility programs used to build packages
 TAR ?= tar 

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