Re: [PATCH 3/3] selftests/kcmp: Always try to build the test

From: Michael Ellerman
Date: Tue Dec 02 2014 - 00:54:01 EST

On Thu, 2014-10-23 at 10:09 +0400, Cyrill Gorcunov wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 04:07:14PM +1100, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> > Don't prevent the test building on non-x86. Just try and build it and
> > let the chips fall where they may.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> kcmp depends on checkpoint/restore config symbol which is known
> to work on x86 and (iirc) on arm, that's why x86 was only allowed.
> I don't mind to such change but not sure.

Yeah I understand. It's helpful for the other architectures to be able to build
the test, that way we at least know that it's something we should think about
implementing/fixing. If the test doesn't build at all then we just ignore it :)


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