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Re: Test results as XML files

On 09.02.2015 10:54, James.Munns@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hey Andreas,

Hi James,

> a couple of comments. The background for this is that I
> am running tests using both GCC (for CI) as well as using an embedded
> compiler compiling to a simulator target (for the sake of developers
> using the same IDE as primary development). This may not be within the
> scope of your development, but may be useful to other users,
> portability wise.
> CMocka seems to make some assumptions at compile time, more or less
> that the target environment is Unix-like/GCC compiled or
> Windows-like/VS compiled. This breaks compilation for me in a couple
> ways.

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> 1: My embedded compiler defines some, but not all of the exception
> signals in the array in cmocka.c:281. This is not new to cMocka 1.0,
> for now I have added in a compiler flag to change the definition of
> this array. It would be nice to have an option to be blind of
> exceptions at compile time (sort of like 'handle_exceptions', but at
> compile time rather than runtime).
> 2: I had some problems with the 'uintptr_t' logic in cmocka.h:101.
> Probably nothing unique about that type, except that it was defined in
> another header file. Unfortunately I have no way of "informing"
> cmocka.h about my other 'stdint.h' file, and a re-def of uintptr_t
> makes the compiler sad. Again, this is not new to cMocka 1.0. It might
> be nice to have some sort of user defined includes? Something like the
> following at the top of the headers?:
>  #include "cmocka_user_includes.h"
> #endif
> 3. This one actually is new to cMocka 1.0. My compiler defines time.h,
> but does not define the struct 'timespec'. Similar to my exceptions
> comment, there is some handling for targets not supporting test
> timing, however this is not completely transparent at compile time. I
> could fill in the definition of timespec, however I dont really have
> any way of letting cmocka.c know where to find it (modifying my
> compiler's time.h is not an option). It would be nice to have a
> compiler flag to completely exclude the timing component.
> Up to now I've just fixed items 1 and 2 in little hacks of the file
> that are "good enough" for my compiler, though likely not very useful
> or portable. It would be nice to see these supported in mainline
> development, if you have any ideas.
> Please let me know if you have any questions, would like these filed
> as tickets for addressing later, or have any changes you would like me
> to try out.
> Thanks!
> -James
> From: Andreas Schneider <asn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: cmocka@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx,
> Cc: James.Munns@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: 06.02.2015 13:04
> Subject: Re: Test results as XML files
> -------------------------
> On Friday 06 February 2015 12:58:07 Andreas Schneider wrote:
>> On Friday 06 February 2015 11:39:59 James.Munns@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> > Hey,
>> Hi,
>> > Will the source be pushed anywhere before the 1.0 release? I'd
> love to
>> > test it out on my environment.
>> the source code is available here:
>> http://git.cryptomilk.org/users/asn/cmocka.git/log/?h=rewrite [1]
> Please let us know if it works for you. Suggestions and patches are
> welcome ;)
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