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From: Shuah Khan <shuahkh@osg.samsung.com>
To: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, davej@codemonkey.org.uk,
	mmarek@suse.cz, linux-api@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 4/9] selftests: Add install target
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:32:44 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <5503577C.9050002@osg.samsung.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <55031C78.4040609@osg.samsung.com>

On 03/13/2015 11:20 AM, Shuah Khan wrote:
> On 03/10/2015 10:06 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
>> This adds make install support to selftests. The basic usage is:
>>
>> $ cd tools/testing/selftests
>> $ make install
>>
>> That installs into tools/testing/selftests/install, which can then be
>> copied where ever necessary.
>>
>> The install destination is also configurable using eg:
>>
>> $ INSTALL_PATH=/mnt/selftests make install
>>
>> The implementation uses two targets in the child makefiles. The first
>> "install" is expected to install all files into $(INSTALL_PATH).
>>
>> The second, "emit_tests", is expected to emit the test instructions (ie.
>> bash script) on stdout. Separating this from install means the child
>> makefiles need no knowledge of the location of the test script.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
> 
> Thanks for doing the work. This patch will be applied to next and will
> be queued for 4.1
> 

ok. linux-kselftest next has both shared logic and install patches
now. As I mentioned in my reply to shared logic patch, I had to drop
the changes to timers Makefile to add shared logic, hence timers progs
don't get installed at the moment.

Could you please review to make sure, it looks right.

As I said in the other email, if lib.mk could provide a way to run
additional programs that require arguments in addition to RUN_TESTS.
In the case of timers, there is one test that requires arguments. In
some cases, e.g: memory hotplug, override works well since it is just
one executable. In this case, there is a mix of executables that don't
need any special handling and some that need it.

You are welcome to add shared logic and install to timers if you would
like.

thanks,
-- Shuah

-- 
Shuah Khan
Sr. Linux Kernel Developer
Open Source Innovation Group
Samsung Research America (Silicon Valley)
shuahkh@osg.samsung.com | (970) 217-8978

  reply	other threads:[~2015-03-13 21:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-03-11  4:05 [PATCH v4 1/9] kbuild: Don't pass -rR to selftest makefiles Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:05 ` [PATCH v4 2/9] kbuild: Don't pass LDFLAGS to selftest Makefile Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11 16:08   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 18:06   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:05 ` [PATCH v4 3/9] selftests: Introduce minimal shared logic for running tests Michael Ellerman
2015-03-13 17:19   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 20:28     ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 4/9] selftests: Add install target Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11 13:18   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11 16:03     ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-12  3:11       ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-12  3:15     ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-13 16:33       ` Dave Jones
2015-03-13 17:08         ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 17:20   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 21:32     ` Shuah Khan [this message]
2015-03-13 23:08       ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-16  3:04       ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-16  3:12         ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-18 14:30         ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 5/9] selftests: Add install support for the powerpc tests Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 6/9] selftests: Set CC using CROSS_COMPILE once in lib.mk Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 7/9] selftests/timers: Use implicit rules Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 8/9] selftests/mqueue: " Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 9/9] selftests/mount: " Michael Ellerman

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