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Re: [patch/rfc] Remove all setup_xfail's from testsuite/gdb.mi/
On Thu, Jan 16, 2003 at 09:46:33AM -0500, Fernando Nasser wrote:
> Daniel Jacobowitz wrote:
> >>That is correct. The last argument of a setup_xfail, if it does not
> >>contain '-' (Argh! Don't blame me, it was already there since immemorial
> >>times) is the PR number. It can easily be a gdb/NNN bug id. We cannot
> >>enforce the syntax, but we can enforce it as a police.
> >[Last or first? Oh, the answer is "either" according to framework.exp.]
> I was referring to the way it has been used in our tests. The distinction
> is the absence of '-'s.
> >>P.S.: Does someone know how to programatically access the Gnats database?
> >Yes; the GNATS software package includes a number of remote tools,
> >particularly nquery-pr. You have to find a copy of GNATS 3.x; the 4.x
> >tools don't interoperate with the version on sourceware.
> Ah, but that is a command, I was thinking of an API. Oh well, we can
> always run the thing and capture the output I guess...
It's got a pretty simple network protocol; nquery-pr is just a
command-line wrapper for it.
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