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

Mark Wielaard mark@klomp.org
Fri Oct 2 22:47:00 GMT 2020


Hi Frank,

On Fri, Oct 02, 2020 at 06:25:05PM -0400, Frank Ch. Eigler wrote:
> > 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?

Nope. Different patch.

Cheers,

Mark


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