[webkit-dev] Inconsistency in logging approach

Gustavo Noronha Silva gns at gnome.org
Wed Jul 6 16:54:08 PDT 2011

On Thu, 2011-06-23 at 22:26 +0200, Łukasz Ślachciak wrote:
> They warn user with messaage sth like:
> "WEBKIT_DEBUG is not empty, but this is a release build. Notice that 
> many log messages will only appear in a debug build."
> Of course to have logging working in GTK you need to turn off 
> LOG_DISABLED macro in Assertions.h.

FWIW, that's just because some libraries like libsoup have their own
logging that we can enable even in release mode. All of WebKit's LOG()
calls are disabled in release builds.


Gustavo Noronha Silva <gns at gnome.org>
GNOME Project

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