Feature request: stop snoring!

Dave Abrahams dave at boostpro.com
Thu Sep 29 12:43:43 BST 2011

on Thu Sep 29 2011, Sebastian Spaeth <Sebastian-AT-SSpaeth.de> wrote:

> On Wed, 28 Sep 2011 19:47:36 -0400, Dave Abrahams <dave at boostpro.com> wrote:
>> My system.log is filling up with messages like:
>>    Account sync Spam:
>>      Next refresh in 210 seconds
>> These "sleep messages" are pretty useless to me.  Is there a way to turn
>> them off or get them to appear much less frequently?
> Be glad, they used to appear each second, and I made it every 10 seconds
> already. :-)

With my several accounts it ends up being every second or so.

> The "ttyui" is designed to work in a terminal, the "basic" UI will only
> output one line at the beginning of a sleep and remain quiet until the
> sleep is over. It is generally a tad less verbose.
> Would that help already? 

Perfect!  Is that difference documented somewhere?

> Other than that, I am not too sure how we can improve this without
> another setting. Personally, I'd be ok with only seeing those lines
> printed once a minute. What do people think?

Also fine with me.

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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