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From: Jason Stubbs <jstubbs@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: The usefulness of test in FEATURES
Date: Sun, 01 May 2005 08:59:27
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: The usefulness of test in FEATURES by R Hill
1 On Sunday 01 May 2005 04:43, R Hill wrote:
2 > Maybe a way of lessening the annoyance of test failures would be having
3 > a way to resume the build at the install phase. I'm thinking of
4 > something similar the touch ${BUILDDIR}/.compiled trick. as it is, if
5 > you remove test from FEATURES, touch .tested, and then 'ebuild
6 > foo.ebuild install' the tests still run. This is especially frustrating
7 > when you've just spent 6 hours compiling a package to have it fail
8 > because of sandboxing.
10 Fixed so that testing is not run when .tested exists.
12 Regards,
13 Jason Stubbs