[PATCH] Add a --{enable,disable}-progs configure option

Frank Ch. Eigler fche@redhat.com
Fri Oct 2 22:25:05 GMT 2020


Hi -

> I understand why you might want this and it seems to do as described.

> But I am slightly reluctant to apply this because it totally breaks
> make check. How do you check the build is really correct? Would it be
> possible to use a small subset of the testsuite with --disable-progs?

Interesting, is the Makefile.am DEBUGINFO_URLS unset not effective
enough?  There is little of the build worth checking, given that the
config option doesn't change any of the binaries.  If we wanted to
confirm that it works, a new check/*.sh script could manually source
the profile.d file and check that it's okay.  Was that what you had in
mind?


- FChE



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