[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH 1/2] Add a target to the PA log feature

Maarten Bosmans mkbosmans at gmail.com
Fri Feb 25 02:35:54 PST 2011

2011/2/25 Becker, VincentX <vincentx.becker at intel.com>:
>>From: Maarten Bosmans [mailto:mkbosmans at gmail.com]
>>Sent: Friday, February 25, 2011 1:10 AM
>>To: Becker, VincentX
>>Cc: General PulseAudio Discussion
>>Subject: Re: [pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH 1/2] Add a target to the PA log
>>The patches were handled at the meeting yesterday
>>Some changes are necessary, but basically adding the file log target
>>is ACKed. The other change about string format handling needs further
>>review though.
>>If you need some help with getting patches ready, I can be of
>>assistance, just let me know.
> Hi Maarten,
> I checked the review comments and there are quite few things I don't fully know/understand. It is spoken about rotation logic at some time. What does it mean exactly ?

That's about adding the date to the filename. We don't want to become
like logrotate. Just use the filename given by

> And Lennart used the "s-o-b" acronym; what does it mean ? ("we don't do s-o-b btw"). I fully agree with the changes proposed and will do them and resend (1 or 2 ?) patches. It should be Ok for the patch generation, I will dig the subject.

signed-off-by: we don't use that here, that's more of a kernel thing.

> However the second one needs still to wait to be reviewed, right ?

Yeah, so make the first patch a complete implementation of the logging
to fd, but without any reworking of the way the log messages are
formatted, etc. Then if there are any problems with the second patch,
the first can still be applied to master.

> Thanks
> Vincent
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