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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon@6wind.com>
To: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] ABI: Add abi checking utility
Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:17:45 +0100
Message-ID: <1846221.pQ0YdT9c48@xps13> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1426615721-32119-1-git-send-email-nhorman@tuxdriver.com>

2015-03-17 14:08, Neil Horman:
> There was a request for an abi validation utilty for the ongoing ABI stability
> work.  As it turns out there is a abi compliance checker in development that
> seems to be under active development and provides fairly detailed ABI compliance
> reports.  Its not yet intellegent enough to understand symbol versioning, but it
> does provide the ability to identify symbols which have changed between
> releases, along with details of the change, and offers developers the
> opportunity to identify which symbols then need versioning and validation for a
> given update via manual testing.
> 
> This script automates the use of the compliance checker between two arbitrarily
> specified tags within the dpdk tree.  To execute enter the $RTE_SDK directory
> and run:
> 
> ./scripts/validate_abi.sh $GIT_TAG1 $GIT_TAG2 $CONFIG
> 
> where $GIT_TAG1 and 2 are git tags and $CONFIG is a config specification
> suitable for passing as the T= variable in the make config command.
> 
> Note the upstream source for the abi compliance checker is here:
> http://ispras.linuxbase.org/index.php/ABI_compliance_checker
> 
> It generates a report for each DSO built from the requested tags that developers
> can review to find ABI compliance issues.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>
> ---
> 
> Change Notes:
> 
> v2) Fixed some typos as requested by Thomas
> 
> v3) Fixed some additional typos Thomas requested
>     Improved script to work from detached state
>     Added some documentation to the changelog
>     Added some comments to the scripts
> 
> v4) Remove duplicate exports.
>     Move restoration of starting branch/comit to cleanup_and_exit
> 
> v5) Fixed exit cleanup
>     Added MAINTAINERS entry

Acked-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon@6wind.com>

Applied, thanks

      reply	other threads:[~2015-03-17 21:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 27+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-01-30 21:16 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Neil Horman
2015-02-02 18:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Neil Horman
2015-02-27 13:48   ` Neil Horman
2015-02-27 13:55     ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-03 22:18   ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-04 11:49     ` Neil Horman
2015-03-04 12:54       ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-04 14:39         ` Neil Horman
2015-03-04 15:15           ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-04 15:42             ` Neil Horman
2015-03-04 16:15               ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-04 16:26 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Neil Horman
2015-03-04 16:49   ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-05 16:57     ` Neil Horman
2015-03-11 19:36       ` Neil Horman
2015-03-13  8:51         ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-13 11:56   ` Kavanagh, Mark B
2015-03-13 14:10     ` Neil Horman
2015-03-13 14:25       ` Kavanagh, Mark B
2015-03-13 14:58         ` Neil Horman
2015-03-13 15:49           ` Kavanagh, Mark B
2015-03-13 14:09 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] " Neil Horman
2015-03-17 15:42   ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-17 16:47     ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-03-17 18:08     ` Neil Horman
2015-03-17 18:08 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] " Neil Horman
2015-03-17 21:17   ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]

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