From: Alex Foobarian <foobarian@gm...> - 2005-11-14 20:53:50
Two related questions.
1. Is there a way to force line buffered output from gpsbabel? It
would be nice for a program using it as a data source to show
progress. Currently it's possible by emulating a pty but that's a
little kludgy. An option or sending the output to stderr come to
2. I suppose this is more of a wish: for the debug output of device
transfers to have partially uniform format. Currently, a program
wishing to show progress of, say, trackpoint downloads needs to read
the total number of trackpoints out of, say, a RECORD packet for
Garmin. If the debug output had lines saying, for example, "Device
ID: Garmin Geko 201", "Total number of trackpoints: X", "New
trackpoint", etc. for all types of devices that would be just
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