Plugging ATF tests into the build and other cleanups

Julio Merino julio at
Fri Nov 1 20:00:01 UTC 2013

On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 2:15 PM, Simon J. Gerraty <sjg at> wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:46:19 -0400, Julio Merino writes:
>>> freebsd-testing/move-kyuafiles.diff
>>> I'm also not crazy about this one (the change to lib/Makefile)
>>> What is the expected use?
>>To populate /usr/tests/lib accordingly.  You need:
>>/usr/tests/Kyuafile - auto-recurse into directories
>>/usr/tests/lib/Kyuafile - auto-recurse into directories
>>/usr/tests/lib/libc/Kyuafile - list of tests to run and possibly other
>>and that /usr/tests/lib/Kyuafile has to come from somewhere.  I think
> Sure, but if Kyuafile works anything like Atffile, a generic boilerplate
> one would do? and this could be handled from almost anywhere.
> Since we (junos - and same in projects/bmake) ignore intermediate
> makefiles like lib/ etc, that wouldn't be my choice.

Aha! I think the "ignore intermediate makefiles" part is the key piece
I was missing to understand your build system.

>>Note: I have applied some of your suggestions to the existing patches
>>but some things still remain open so don't bother doing an in-depth
>>review again because they are broken.  However, I gotta go now and I'd
>>prefer to send this out for further comments while I have your
>>attention ;)
> Sure - thanks very much for your help.

FYI: Please note that I already sent another message with more
complete responses.  You might have missed it since they were both
similar in content and possibly strangely threaded.

Julio Merino / @jmmv

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