How do I get the self tests to run only the tests that use a particular set of test source files?

Andreas Schneider asn at
Tue Apr 26 18:43:21 UTC 2016

On Tuesday, 26 April 2016 10:15:22 CEST Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Hi folks,
> So, if I am modifying selftests or writing new self tests, how can I say:
> Self-tests, just run those tests, and only those tests that use the
> file(s) I have just added or modified?

make test TESTS="regex"


	make test TESTS="rpc"

will run all tests with rpc in its name.

	make testlist

shows you the complete list ...

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Samba Team                             asn at

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