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Re: exit status of 'make check'
On Sun, Nov 25, 2001 at 01:40:09PM -0500, George France wrote:
> We are not discussing, the results of 'runtest'. We are discussing the
> results of 'make check'. Here is another simple example, On 2001-11-22, I
> built the gcc_3.0.2 HEAD branch. 'make check' returned a zero for an exit
> code, but many of the testsuites FAILed.
GCC does this by completely ignoring the exit code of runtest; in other
words, make check will always succeed. I don't think that's an
acceptable step. Do you?
We are discussing the result of runtest, because the DejaGNU
maintainers are the appropriate people to set policy for this sort of
Daniel Jacobowitz Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software Debian GNU/Linux Developer