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Re: [PATCH 6/6] Provide assert_perror when it's not defined
- From: Mark Wielaard <mjw at redhat dot com>
- To: elfutils-devel at lists dot fedorahosted dot org
- Date: Mon, 04 May 2015 16:22:25 +0200
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 6/6] Provide assert_perror when it's not defined
On Mon, May 04, 2015 at 07:53:27AM +0200, Petr Machata wrote:
> Max Filippov <email@example.com> writes:
> > assert_perror is a GNU extension and is not provided by uClibc. Provide
> > definition when that macro is not available.
> It looks like it would pay off to have a dedicated header file for this
Yes, but it is only needed in the backtrace tests. So please make it a
tests only header. But since this is in the tests a simple assert (errno)
would IMHO also be fine. It is just there to make sure the tests fail on
something unexpected. For real code we should do proper error checking.