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Re: [patch] don't abort test suite when http(-ipv6) fails to start

From: Michal Marek <>
Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2007 23:44:19 +0100

Michal Marek napsal(a):
> Background: currently the testsuite breaks when building an IPv6-enabled
> curl on a host that has no (runtime) IPv6 support (*). While running the
> testsuite on such host might not make too much sense, it still shouldn't
> fail because of the http-ipv6 tests. A next step is to detect such
> system in the beginning and don't even try to start the http-ipv6 and
> ftp-ipv6 servers. I'll send a separate patch later.

See attachment. Please note that I only tested on linux, I hope I'm not
 accidentally disabling IPv6 tests on other platforms. Also with the
previous patch applied, this is just an optimization / cosmetic change
("don't scare the user with the word 'failed'" ;-)).


Received on 2007-11-15