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Re: [RFA 3/8] pass options.results for clean build case

On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 12:35 PM, Diego Novillo <> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 1:55 PM, Doug Evans <> wrote:
>> In gdb-land, parallel make check runs collect all the subdirectory
>> .sum files and reconstruct testsuite/${tool}.sum.
>> There's more than one solution of course: alternatively one could have
>> gdb stop doing this.  But I'm not sure which is better, and rather
>> than change gdb I went for changing (which made
>> sense regardless of what gdb is doing: use the same .sum files in the
>> comparison).  Could be missing something of course. :-)
> So, you do have a set of .sum files, right?  You could feed them to
> via --manifest=collected_results_from_gdb.sum.
> You do not need to use the --clean_build flag.
> What I'm saying is that from a user perspective, it doesn't really
> make sense to use --clean_build and --manifest together.  If you have
> the --manifest, you do not need to go to --clean_build to look for the
> .sum files.
> Am I right in understanding that you are intending to call
> $ --clean_build=/path/to/gdb/bld
> --manifest=/path/to/gdb.sum ?
> If that's not what you are intending, then I am completely lost :)


$ --clean_build=/path/to/gdb/bld
--results=/path/to/gdb.sum ...

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