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update contribute.html for regression testing
- To: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Subject: update contribute.html for regression testing
- From: Robert Lipe <robertlipe at usa dot net>
- Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2000 10:31:35 -0600
We've had a "gentelmen's agreement" on this subject for a long time, but
we seem to have not written the rules down. Here's a start.
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/contribute.html,v
retrieving revision 1.29
diff -c -5 -p -u -r1.29 contribute.html
cvs server: conflicting specifications of output style
--- contribute.html 2000/11/05 09:36:52 1.29
+++ contribute.html 2000/11/07 15:53:15
@@ -52,10 +52,14 @@ on file.</p>
<li> A ChangeLog entry as plaintext; see the various ChangeLog files
for format and content.<br>
Note that, unlike some other projects, we do require ChangeLogs
also for documentation (i.e., .texi files). They are not required
for updates to the web pages.
+ <li> A list of targets where the patch survived a bootstrap of GCC. A
+ bootstrap on least one host is required for any non-trivial change.
+ <li> A list of targets where the GCC testsuite was run, including an
+ analysis of any regressions.
<li> <p>The patch itself. If you are accessing the <a href="cvs.html">
CVS repository</a> at gcc.gnu.org, use
"<code>cvs update; cvs diff -c3p</code>"; else, use
"<code>diff -c3p OLD NEW</code>" or
"<code>diff -up OLD NEW</code>".