We're starting to collect metrics about how developers use gclient and other tools in depot_tools to better understand the performance and failure modes of the tools, as well of the pain points and workflows of depot_tools users.
Pleas consider opting in. It will allow us to know what features are the most important, what features can we deprecate, and what features should we develop to better cover your use case.
You will be opted in by default after 10 executions of depot_tools commands, after which the message will change to let you know metrics collection is taking place.
First, some words about what data we are NOT collecting:
The metrics we're collecting are:
You will stop seeing it once you have explicitly opted in or out of depot_tools metrics collection.
You can run
gclient metrics --opt-in or
gclient metrics --opt-out to do so. And you can opt-in or out at any time.