[MacPorts] #24416: Setting xterm titles while building

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Thu Apr 8 16:38:46 PDT 2010

#24416: Setting xterm titles while building
 Reporter:  raimue@…             |       Owner:  raimue@…           
     Type:  enhancement          |      Status:  new                
 Priority:  Normal               |   Milestone:  MacPorts 1.9.0     
Component:  ports                |     Version:                     
 Keywords:  xterm title          |        Port:                     
 port could make use of the xterm title to provide some indicator what is
 currently doing. When using verbose or debug mode a lot of code will
 scroll by making it difficult to see what is actually being run at the

 Such titles can be set by writing to stdout with special escape sequences,
 such as:
 echo -ne "\033]0;Foo Bar\007"

 This will be implemented in the branch [source:branches/xterm-titles].

Ticket URL: <http://trac.macports.org/ticket/24416>
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