Skip to content
Browse files

Add a command verbosity option to control which command to start with

  • Loading branch information...
pabs3 committed Jul 6, 2019
1 parent f7e605e commit fd909803681bd0191b61471fce4edf20991fb4af
Showing with 17 additions and 2 deletions.
  1. +17 −2 check-all-the-things
@@ -567,7 +567,7 @@ class Check(object):
def is_flag_set(self, value):
return value in self.flags

def do(self, name, jobs, types, run, hide, limit, method, terminal, remarks):
def do(self, name, jobs, types, run, verbosity, hide, limit, method, terminal, remarks):
comment = self.comment
manual = self.is_flag_set('manual')
style = self.is_flag_set('style')
@@ -625,7 +625,13 @@ class Check(object):
trimmed = False
return output, trimmed, hide

if verbosity < 0:
cmds_start = max(0, len(self.cmds) + verbosity)
cmds_start = min(verbosity, len(self.cmds) - 1)
for i, cmd in enumerate(self.cmds):
if i < cmds_start:
output, trimmed, hidden = do_cmd(cmd, self.cmds_nargs[i], run, hide, method, header)
if output:
if trim and trimmed:
@@ -1248,6 +1254,14 @@ def main():
ap.add_argument('--commands', type=str,
help="what to do with the commands for the chosen set of hooks",
default='run', choices=['run', 'show'])
ap.add_argument('--command-verbosity', metavar='N', type=int,
help="which command number to start at for each check,"
" command verbosity starts terse at zero"
" and increases with each level but"
" most commands have few levels."
" verbosity -1 means the most verbose command"
" and increases in terseness at more negative levels",
default=0).completer = RangeCompleter(0, 10)
ap.add_argument("--set-debian-substvars", help=argparse.SUPPRESS, action="store_true")
ap.add_argument('--spawn-method', type=str, help=argparse.SUPPRESS,
default='auto', choices=['auto', 'none', 'pipe', 'pty', 'ptyprocess'])
@@ -1290,6 +1304,7 @@ def main(): = multiprocessing.cpu_count()
jobs =
run = options.commands == 'run'
verbosity = options.command_verbosity
hide = options.silent_checks == 'hide'
limit = options.checks_output_lines
mime = options.mime
@@ -1348,7 +1363,7 @@ def main():
output = None
output =, jobs, types, run, hide, limit, method, terminal, remarks)
output =, jobs, types, run, verbosity, hide, limit, method, terminal, remarks)
except KeyboardInterrupt:
if options.interrupt in {'exit', 'quit'} or (time.time() - last_interrupt) < options.interrupt_period:
if output:

0 comments on commit fd90980

Please sign in to comment.
You can’t perform that action at this time.