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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Features command for arch

From: David Allouche
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Features command for arch
Date: Fri, 03 Sep 2004 18:23:17 +0200

On Fri, 2004-09-03 at 07:36 -0700, Robert Anderson wrote:
> address@hidden wrote:
> >Actually, there's another thread proposing something similar
> >(focussed from a slightly different --to me more appealing--
> >point of view: features as assertions you check against actual
> >tests at some test time).
> >
> Who writes these tests, and for what purpose?
> It's a neat idea that configure tests could also be included in a test 
> suite and vice-versa, but I think the idea that all possible things that 
> you might want to ask about will have a pre-made test (by the 
> developers?) is not realistic.  It's like the often talked about and 
> intellectually pleasing idea that a test suite defines tla behavior with 
> the implementation just being incidental.  Yeah, that's nice, but... IMO 
> it's not going to happen.

You seem to have missed that some people have the ability and the will
to actually contribute working code to tla instead of just whining.

Please stop polluting this thread with your nonsense. You are wasting
everybody's time and your own.

                                                            -- ddaa

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