[EDT][PATCH] hwsim-test should not be used here.

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Tue Jun 9 15:24:05 EDT 2015


On Mon, Jun 08, 2015 at 04:00:03AM +0000, Rahul Jain wrote:
> Subject: [PATCH] hwsim-test should not be used here as hwsim-test
>  file gets created only by vm. If you want to run without vm
>  and use dbus, file hwsim-test comes as a blocker. To fix
>  this problem, existence of hwsim-test check should be
>  avoided. Steps for testing:- 1) ./start.sh 2)
>  ./run-tests.py dbus_p2p_config

Have you tried running all the D-Bus test cases outside VM? I added that
check for hwsim-test for the exact purpose of running these only within
a clean VM where D-Bus service can be configured cleanly. These won't
work on the host with generic D-Bus service (i.e., on almost any normal
Linux distro) without significant extra effort. In other words, I'm not
planning on applying this unless someone first makes all those test
cases work without issues on host where D-Bus gets started by the distro
itself and not the hwsim scripts. For me, there did not seem to be
enough justification to do this.

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