[Buildroot] [PATCH v3 0/3] Improve silent builds

Fabio Porcedda fabio.porcedda at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 18:03:28 UTC 2014

On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 6:53 PM, Thomas Petazzoni
<thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> wrote:
> Dear Fabio Porcedda,
> On Thu, 6 Nov 2014 18:35:32 +0100, Fabio Porcedda wrote:
>> > When I look at patches 2 and 3, I must say I dislike the fact that in
>> > one case (svn), silencing is handled in pkg-download.mk when defining
>> > the SVN variable, while in the other case (git), it's handled in the
>> > git-specific helper script.
>> I would like to do the same for git but it does not work because:
>>   git -q clone <url>
>> does not work, but
>>   git  clone -q <url>
>> works, so adding the "-q" in the script is the only option.
>> Do you have any better idea?
> Yes: handle the svn case in the download helper as well. This way,
> we're consistent between svn and git. And maybe wget should be handled
> this way as well.

Even the HG and SCP variables contain the "-q" option so with this
patch there are a total of four variables.

> Yann can comment on this on whether my proposal is fine for him.

Fabio Porcedda

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