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Re: [PATCH] {master} depcomp tests: avoid redundant runs for libtool tes

From: Peter Rosin
Subject: Re: [PATCH] {master} depcomp tests: avoid redundant runs for libtool tests
Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2012 23:41:49 +0100
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Stefano Lattarini skrev 2012-02-08 22:16:
> When running libtool-oriented tests, our '' script used
> to run the same checks thrice: once after having run configure
> with the '--disable-shared' option, once after having run it with
> the '--enable-shared' option, and once by allowing configure to
> automatically select which kind of library (or libraries) to build.
> This was done to offer extra coverage for the less-common depmodes
> that run through slightly different code paths in the libtool and
> non-libtool cases (see for example commit 'Release-1-10-24-ge89ec38'
> of 28-03-2007, "* lib/depcomp (aix): Rewrite depmode in the spirit
> of the tru64 one").
> But this coverage come at the price of slowing down considerably the
> depcomp libtool-oriented tests, since for each of them the tested
> source tree was configured and built *twelve* times (rather than
> "just" four as it is for the non-libtool case).
> So, to strike a balance between coverage and speed, we now run the
> libtool-oriented tests with the three different configuration modes
> only for those
> * tests/ Adjust to only run the threefold libtool tests
> when the depmode is one of 'sgi', 'aix', 'hp2', 'tru64' or 'msvc7'.
> ---
>  tests/ |   42 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++---------
>  1 files changed, 33 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)
> -*-*-*-
> This is the first of the promised optimizations for the depcomp
> tests.  I will push in 48 hours if there is no objection.
> Regards,
>   Stefano
> -*-*-*-


> +# Keep this in sync with the contents of 'lib/depcomp'.  We could
> +# probably extract this information automatically, but that looks
> +# like overkill ATM.
> +
> +case $depcomp_with_libtool,$depmode in
> +  yes,sgi|yes,aix|yes,hp2|yes,tru64|yes,msvc7)

I don't know if you consciously left out msvc7msys, but if you only
wanted one of the two I'd prefer msvc7msys over msvc7, since that's
the saner of the two (IMHO).


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