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Re: What is a successful build?
On Sun, Feb 24, 2002 at 04:28:40PM -0500, Stephen L Moshier wrote:
> According to
> gcc-3.0.4 builds successfully on various computers, but the
> regression test results are not discussed very much.
> For example,
> says it builds on sparc-sun-solaris2.7 but the message does not mention
> the 450 unexpected libjava failures and other testsuite failures that
> happened when I tried to build it. The documentation does not seem to
> mention anything special about java on this computer system, and four
> different choices of configuration options gave substantially
> identical results. Are these regressions well known? Are these
> problems documented somewhere? Is this really a success?
well, the wording is successful build, right? :-) what has that to do
with test suite output? that's not part of the build, that's part of
the *check* of the built compilers and libraries and stuff.
seriously, I agree with what you mean. this could perhaps be addressed
somewhere by someone.