top-level removal of dejagnu, expect

Alexandre Oliva aoliva@redhat.com
Mon Jun 14 20:31:00 GMT 2004


On Jun 10, 2004, Andrew Cagney <ac131313@redhat.com> wrote:

> If a group need such local changes then it is personally reasonable to
> expect that group to maintain them locally.

Long before I worked for Red Hat, having dejagnu as part of the
unified tree saved me from the trouble of having to install a recent
enough version of dejagnu and expect on the 12 different platforms on
which I tested GCC and binutils weekly.  It was very useful for me
long before I joined Red Hat.  I can't believe it's only useful for
Red Hat nowadays.  I'd like the ability to build expect and dejagnu as
part of a unified tree to stay.

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