Build order change - Re: r7807 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter06

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Oct 16 09:36:04 PDT 2006


Greg Schafer wrote:

> Hmmm, you've changed the build order but apparently forgot to mention it
> in the changelog...
> 
> I'm seeing an ICA regression from this change and AFAICT LFS is affected
> too. It's only minor breakage, but should be fixed nevertheless:

Oh, wow, thanks for the heads up, Greg.

> You're using jhalfs for pre-commit testing builds?

Yes, I am.

> If yes, then I believe
> jhalfs has ICA routines at your disposal. IMHO it's absolutely essential
> to run an ICA test whenever you change the build order so as to detect
> this kind of breakage.

Yep, that certainly would have caught this issue.  I could come up with 
excuses as to why I didn't do an ICA on that build, but they'd be just that!

Thanks,

Matt.




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