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@@ -44,7 +44,10 @@ namespace brep
\cb{brep-monitor} maintains its own state in the brep \cb{build}
database. In particular, it records timestamps of the reported package
build delays and optionally omits them from being reported again during
- the timeout specified with the \cb{--report-timeout} option.
+ the timeout specified with the \cb{--report-timeout} option. If the
+ timeout is unspecified, then the report timestamps are not updated. To
+ report all delays and still update the timestamps specify the zero
+ report timeout.
By default, a brief report is printed. Use the \cb{--full-report}
option to obtain the full report (which may be large).