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

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Tue Apr 26 19:53:37 UTC 2016

On Tue, Apr 26, 2016 at 11:43 AM, Andreas Schneider <asn at> wrote:
> 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"
> e.g.
>         make test TESTS="rpc"
> will run all tests with rpc in its name.
>         make testlist
> shows you the complete list ...

Great, thanks. Now I can get started on a net ads dns test ...

Richard Sharpe

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