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Re: misc/45038: lack of tests options
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 05:12:52PM +0200, Nicolas Joly wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 04:01:12PM +0100, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> > On 6/16/11 3:52 PM, Nicolas Joly wrote:
> > > On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 02:44:21PM +0100, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> > >>
> > >> Also document the unprivileged_user option. It's used explicitly by
> > >> some tests. (It defaults to _atf.)
> > >
> > > I don't find it anywhere. Is it "require.user" = "unprivileged" ?
> > Ah sorry, it's unprivileged-user.
> Got it.
> > > IMHO, we should only document in tests(7) the configuration variables
> > > which are not part of ATF.
> > Well, I guess this one is a bit of a compromise. unprivileged-user
> > was _not_ an atf-specific variable; it used to be defined by NetBSD
> > only. These days, it has a special meaning in atf itself, but some
> > NetBSD tests query it directly to do their own stuff. In other
> > words, it is not only used by require.user=unprivileged, but also to
> > perform some specific actions in the tmpfs tests.
> I'll have a look, and add it.
Is the `unprivileged-user' option description correct ?
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RCS file: /cvsroot/src/share/man/man7/tests.7,v
retrieving revision 1.4
diff -u -p -r1.4 tests.7
--- share/man/man7/tests.7 7 Nov 2010 17:49:33 -0000 1.4
+++ share/man/man7/tests.7 16 Jun 2011 21:08:04 -0000
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
.\" OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN
.\" IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
-.Dd November 7, 2010
+.Dd June 16, 2011
.Dt TESTS 7
@@ -163,6 +163,20 @@ The suite-specific configuration file im
which contains properties shared among all test suites.
These files conform to the configuration file format described in
.Xr atf-formats 5 .
+The following configuration variables are available in the
+test suite :
+.Bl -tag -width "unprivileged-user"
+When set to a filesystem type, restrict tests programs from the
+tree to only run test cases for the given type.
+This variable allows setting an unprivileged user login name to be used by
+tests. Default to
+.Sq _atf .
.Ss What to do if something fails?
If there is
.Em any failure
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