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Bug 779459 - Document whether GST_CAT_LEVEL_LOG() & co print a new-line
Document whether GST_CAT_LEVEL_LOG() & co print a new-line
Product: GStreamer
Classification: Platform
Component: gstreamer (core)
Other All
: Normal normal
: 1.11.90
Assigned To: GStreamer Maintainers
GStreamer Maintainers
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-03-02 08:49 UTC by Francois Gouget
Modified: 2017-03-03 14:35 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
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Description Francois Gouget 2017-03-02 08:49:06 UTC
The documentation does not say if GST_CAT_LEVEL_LOG() and the related macros like GST_DEBUG_OBJECT() will print a new-line or if one must be explicitly specified in the format string.

Comment 1 Tim-Philipp Müller 2017-03-03 12:54:50 UTC
Thanks for the bug report, this should fix it:

commit c90d3e9d5aef1ed0e5b8517ba6b89cbf53354c1f
Author: Tim-Philipp Müller <>
Date:   Fri Mar 3 12:53:26 2017 +0000

    info: document that logging macros don't need newlines at the end

(website will update at a later time)
Comment 2 Francois Gouget 2017-03-03 14:35:47 UTC
Wow, quick! Thanks a lot.