--- a/src/dfb/Makefile.am
+++ b/src/dfb/Makefile.am
@@ -1,3 +1,4 @@
+include $(top_srcdir)/misc/Makefile.quiet
 include $(top_srcdir)/src/common/Makefile.common
 
 fontandpointers = cetus.ttf pointer1.png pointer2.png