request for projects ideas for volunteers

Jean Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at
Thu Sep 28 09:53:59 GMT 2000

On Thu, 28 Sep 2000, Tim Potter wrote:

> I think it would be neat to rewrite the debugging system to
> support a bit more granularity.  I.e be able to turn on rpc
> debugging at level 10, but not have to wade through all the smb
> packet stuff.  Perhaps something like using the top level bits in
> the DEBUGLEVEL variable to denote a subsystem (rpc, smb, print,
> whatever).  We can even use tridge's tricky message passing code
> to change subsystems on the fly!

I proposed that to Jeremy or Luke (don't remember) at least 3 years ago !

The answer was that we need a full trace when a user submit a log. But for
day to day developer debugging that would be really cool.

btw, that's what squid does too.


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