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where is catkin_make error log file location?

asked 2016-03-28 00:31:32 -0500

Thang Nguyen gravatar image

After doing catkin_make, the output has an error but it is too long so I cannot see from the start. I would like to know where or how to I can find the error log file. I search everywhere but I cannot find the answer so I ask here. Sorry if this question is silly.

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answered 2016-03-28 01:46:39 -0500

William gravatar image

catkin_make doesn't output the build to a log file. It only prints it to the screen. You'll have to increase your console's scroll buffer so you can scroll back. Or you could pipe the output to a file with catkin_make ... > path/to/file.log.

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Thanks William.

Thang Nguyen gravatar image Thang Nguyen  ( 2016-03-28 07:39:31 -0500 )edit

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