LFS toolchain commands "nodump"

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 11:39:35 PDT 2007

On 3/28/07, M.Canales.es <macana at macana-es.com> wrote:
> Thats Ch 6 nodump was added by Jeremy in r7583 (2006-05-02), I don't know wy?

Ah. Maybe I'll poke him about it.

> I agree that it should be run. Actually at this moment we are trying to figure
> out how can be run a HLFS test that returns "failure" when the toolchain
> works correctly.

Just put a ! at the beginning to reverse the shells interpretation of success.

$ ! false; echo $?

> I you're confident that all test must pass, feel free to remove the nodump.

I'll take another look at it before making any changes, but I'm 95%
sure that they will all be successful if the toolchain is doing what
we want it to do.


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