vtest status

Frederic Lecaille flecaille at haproxy.com
Thu Jan 10 09:12:01 UTC 2019

On 1/10/19 6:49 AM, Willy TARREAU wrote:
> Hi Poul-Henning!
> On Wed, Jan 09, 2019 at 10:09:15PM +0000, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
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>> In message <1ca72b15-d581-4556-713a-a95106aa2d09 at haproxy.com>, Frederic Lecaille writes:
>> Try the stuff I just committed.
>> If you say "make vtest" you get no varnishsupport
>> If you say "make varnishtest" and point the variable at your
>> varnish source tree, you get varnish support.
> Indeed, it's much easier now :-)  It's the first time I can build it.
> I had to use this since there are probably still options that the user
> has to tune :
>        make CC='gcc -DHAVE_SYS_VFS_H'
> I think we can plan on adding a CFLAGS or whatever variable and enumerate
> the most common defines that users may need. They're all supposed to be
> sufficiently autonomous developers to be able to figure what they need
> to pass to build it.
> We also need to make this "python3" thing a variable in the makefile. On
> my previous distro, it was called "python". Same, developers will just
> have to force the variable if they want.

As the python scripts run when compiling vtest is python2 compatible,
we can replace "python3" by "python" which points to python2 or
python3, depending on the distro.

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