[Patch: RFC] Log new files

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu May 10 11:16:44 PDT 2007

On Saturday 28 April 2007 16:43:17 M.Canales.es wrote:

> Committed a first try in r3353. It's based in part on your patch but
> without touching XSL code and adding a configuration option to enable it.
> The configuration option is under "Build Settings" menu above the
> test-suite settings. It's off by default.
> Can you test if it work as expected?


Thanks very much for this, it looks as if it works just fine!

> Note that this feature will log the actual files created/installed by the
> book commands included the ones created before configuring the package, if
> any, not only the files installed by the package "make install".
> But that is also true in part for your patch, that logs the files moved or
> linked by the book commands placed after a "make install" instead of
> logging the actual files that will be installed by a plain "make install".

Yep, that was an intentional feature of my original script - I wanted to see 
all files that were touched during our installation and configuration of each 

Thanks again.


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