Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at samba.org
Wed Dec 10 04:48:39 MST 2014

Hi Amitay,

>> do we really need to install the test binaries into
>> %{_libdir}/ctdb-tests/ (and scripts to %{_datadir}/ctdb-tests/)?
>> We typically don't install stuff like this
>> and use install=False.
>> Are these things useful outside of make test?
> Martin and I usually run the tests on virtual samba clusters and to do that
> we need to package the tests and related binaries/scripts as RPM.  We have
> autobuild like testing that runs various ctdb branches every night.  This
> includes building ctdb packages, creating virtual clusters and running
> tests.  And we would not like to lose the ability to do this.  This
> includes the ability to package ctdb independently (standalone build) and
> the ability to create ctdb-tests package.
> We can potentially split the install of test scripts/binaries into a
> separate waf target which will avoid building test binaries as part of
> default install.

Ah, ok. I think we can keep the current behavior then.


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