Re: [RFC][PATCH] ftracetest: Add a couple of ftrace test cases

From: Steven Rostedt
Date: Wed Sep 24 2014 - 12:30:15 EST

On Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:22:12 -0600
Shuah Khan <shuahkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> One simple approach is to have the user install the required tools
> for the test. Indicate what is needed and fail the test with
> appropriate message with xskip. This is what I have in mind for
> tests that can't be run because of a missing config. The same can
> be extended to external tools that the test depends on.

Should I hold off adding my tests until we have all this in place. Or
should I just push my tests with simply passing if the config isn't
supported for now and add it later?

I wont add any of the tests that require other tools besides echo, grep
and cat.

-- Steve

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