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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: DEBUG Level?
Date Tue, 09 Sep 2003 11:41:13 GMT
Upayavira wrote:
> -v is a bit strange within the CLI. I've just checked out what -v does. 
> In fact, there's a lot of code to handle passing around whether the user 
> wants verbose logging to stdout, and then only one, minor, error that is 
> checked and reported based upon this setting. So it ain't doing much 
> really.
> The verbose option is completely independent of the logging settings, so 
> if you're only getting ERROR level, then there's some other problem.
> So I'd ignore what I've said about -v, it doesn't currently do much.

I added extra info to be output to the CLI. Then Berin got annoyed by 
the output, and put in this option. I don't know what has happened from 
then on about it, probably the output system changed and this was not 
fixed accordingly.

Nicola Ken Barozzi         
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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