On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 5:51 PM, Shuah Khan <sh...@kernel.org> wrote:
> On 08/10/2017 06:10 PM, John Stultz wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 4:53 PM, Shuah Khan <shua...@osg.samsung.com> wrote:
>>> This patch series consists of changes to:
>>> Move ksft_ stubs from individual tests into kselftest_stubs.h and change
>>> tests to include it.
>>> Fix posix_timers and freq-step tests to run without ksft_ framework.
>>> This is in preparation to convert timers tests to ksft TAP 13 format.
>>> Question for John Stultz:
>>> The conversion work will be easier without the requirement to be able to
>>> build and run these tests without ksft_ framework. So far the stubs are
>>> simpler. It is might be necessary to ifdef some code paths to have sane
>>> output for both KTEST and !KTEST cases.
>>> Would it be easier to pull in kselftest.h into timers external repo
>>> (if one still exists). This is based on the observation that newer
>>> timer tests don't support !KTEST case e.g: posix_timers and freq-step.
>>> Please review and let me know how you would like me to proceed with the
>>> conversion. I am looking for answer to how important is it to continue to
>>> support !KTEST case.
>> Yea. I'm thinking at this point I'm fine with dropping the attempt to
>> keep kselftest and my external timekeeping tests in sync.
> Would you like me to clean !KTEST support or leave it the way it is.
> It sounds like, I will drop these patches anyway.
Yea. I think its ok to drop !KTEST.