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Re: [buildbot] Customized build and board file

On Thursday, October 13 2016, Pedro Alves wrote:

> On 10/13/2016 08:21 PM, Sergio Durigan Junior wrote:
>> So, I'm trying to decide what is the best way to use the board file.  It
>> needs to be placed in the gdb/testsuite/boards/ directory, right?  
> You can run tests against a board file that is elsewhere.
> See the steps described here:
> ~~~
>     Create an empty file named site.exp.
>     Create a directory named boards in the same location as site.exp.
>     Create a file named remote-gdbserver.exp in the boards directory (see below).
>     Set the DEJAGNU environment variable to point to the empty site.exp.
>     Run the testsuite with make check-gdb RUNTESTFLAGS="--target_board remote-gdbserver". 
> ~~~
> That used to be the only way people could run tests with the
> gdbserver board files before "magic" was added that made it possible
> to import the files into the tree.

Nice, thanks Pedro.  I was reading that page :-).

Yao, could you please put the board file somewhere in your machine,
follow the instructions above, and let me know the path to the site.exp
file that you create?  I can instruct BuildBot to set the DEJAGNU
environment variable to this file, then.


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