[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] devtools: catch symbol duplicates in version map
bruce.richardson at intel.com
Thu Feb 25 13:05:53 CET 2021
On Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 01:01:10PM +0100, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> 25/02/2021 12:57, Bruce Richardson:
> > On Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 12:41:16PM +0100, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> > > 25/02/2021 12:14, David Marchand:
> > > > Add a check on versioned symbol duplicates in map files.
> > > >
> > > > Signed-off-by: David Marchand <david.marchand at redhat.com>
> > > > ---
> > > > This check could be added to buildtools/check-symbols.sh so that
> > > > regular developers catch the issue when building their changes...
> > > > Opinions?
> > >
> > > In general I am against adding developer tools in the build process,
> > > because it could cause more issues for normal users.
> > >
> > Is this really likely to cause issues for normal users?
> Yes because some users will have a different shell,
> or other weird setup we don't think about yet.
I think it unlikely, but ok.
Now that meson (from version 0.53 onwards) has a "filesystem" module, with
an "exists" function, we can perhaps look to introduce a "developer mode"
build again, based off the presence of the .git folder. Alternatively, we
could make "developer mode" a regular meson option rather than trying to be
too smart about it. [Or combine both and have developer mode option with
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