[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: "tool-and-target-specific" configuration files

From: Jacob Bachmeyer
Subject: Re: "tool-and-target-specific" configuration files
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:47:23 -0600
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv: Gecko/20090807 MultiZilla/ SeaMonkey/1.1.17 Mnenhy/

Rob Savoye wrote:
On 1/22/19 4:25 AM, Ben Elliston wrote:
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 09:32:34PM -0600, Jacob Bachmeyer wrote:
Or should I shelve documenting the expected structure of a testsuite
and untangle the board/target description rat's nest first,
documenting the description of a testing lab under "Customizing
They are used by baseboard files in the wild (and by the ones shipped
with DejaGnu), so I would say, "no, they cannot be refactored".
  Exactly. The other problem is some people never figured out the
difference between board, target, and config  files, so it's a bit

That is the reason that I suspect the end result will amount to documenting "the way things should be" and declaring the other ways that happen to work deprecated. Ideally, DejaGnu should detect the not-quite-right scenarios and emit warnings.

-- Jacob

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]