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Bug 140541 - Application output while running should NOT have the whole ant output in front of it in the Output window
Summary: Application output while running should NOT have the whole ant output in fron...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 41252
Alias: None
Product: platform
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Output Window (show other bugs)
Version: 6.x
Hardware: Macintosh All
: P3 blocker (vote)
Assignee: t_h
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-07-17 14:55 UTC by emi
Modified: 2008-12-22 13:59 UTC (History)
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Issue Type: DEFECT
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Description emi 2008-07-17 14:55:37 UTC
I understand that NB uses ant but as a normal user that wants to run some application, I don't understand why in the
"Output" window, for a given application I first have to see *tons* of lines from the ant execution, followed with no
other indicator than the tiny "run:" by my *actual* output.

First: The ant output should be totally separated from my output (like I have the Debugger Console, I could have an Ant

If not then at least the separator between the ant text output and the application text output should be more visible,
eventually have 2 separate font colors for the two.

Note: Verbosity level=Quiet still shows a lot of warnings about method or module deprecation for example so it's no fix.

Basically it seems confusing at some point to separate the clutter from ant with the clutter from my own app's log and
such. If I compile and run the app 100 times a day I don't care about how ant's been doing in the last 5 minutes...
Comment 1 Peter Pis 2008-08-03 22:28:49 UTC
Reassigning to core.
Comment 2 t_h 2008-09-24 10:07:29 UTC

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 41252 ***