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Re: ABI regression tester, version 0.0.0pre2.alpha7
On Tue, Aug 20, 2002 at 01:10:11PM -0700, Benjamin Kosnik wrote:
> > Easy to do in my autocrasher, but darn near impossible to generalize enough
> > for testsuite checkin.
> Right. So, something more self-standing then for 'make check-abi' and
> then hopefully the autocrasher will still run weekly or daily or
> whatever in addition?
Yep. Should show up on the web page tomorrow, since I'll have free time today.
> > The first version of this program you posted, I took and added system()
> > calls to do the readelf-pipe-etc stuff, so that the name of the .so could be
> > passed in as argv. Have to assume GNU readelf, etc, so that wouldn't work.
> Oooh. Send me that please.
Done. (I meant nm, not readelf. Doh.)
I would therefore like to posit that computing's central challenge, viz. "How
not to make a mess of it," has /not/ been met.
- Edsger Dijkstra, 1930-2002