Re: [PATCH v4 4/9] selftests: Add install target

From: Shuah Khan
Date: Fri Mar 13 2015 - 13:21:05 EST

On 03/10/2015 10:06 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> This adds make install support to selftests. The basic usage is:
> $ cd tools/testing/selftests
> $ make install
> That installs into tools/testing/selftests/install, which can then be
> copied where ever necessary.
> The install destination is also configurable using eg:
> $ INSTALL_PATH=/mnt/selftests make install
> The implementation uses two targets in the child makefiles. The first
> "install" is expected to install all files into $(INSTALL_PATH).
> The second, "emit_tests", is expected to emit the test instructions (ie.
> bash script) on stdout. Separating this from install means the child
> makefiles need no knowledge of the location of the test script.
> Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Thanks for doing the work. This patch will be applied to next and will
be queued for 4.1

-- Shuah

Shuah Khan
Sr. Linux Kernel Developer
Open Source Innovation Group
Samsung Research America (Silicon Valley)
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