[ovs-dev] [PATCH v2 ovn] ovn-controller-vtep: Fix MMR create/update

Dumitru Ceara dceara at redhat.com
Thu Jun 10 22:13:46 UTC 2021

On 6/10/21 11:47 PM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 11, 2021 at 12:28:47AM +0300, Vladislav Odintsov wrote:
>> After patch would be accepted I’d like to send backport bugfix patch down to
>> supported branches. Is it better to use old-style AT_CHECK in tests to cleanly
>> apply this patch to branches without `check` support? Or in master branch I
>> should only use new-style and then rewrite it while backporting?
> One reasonable option for backporting is to add the definition of
> check().  It's a really simple shell function:
>     check() {
>         echo "$@"
>         AT_CHECK(["$@"])
>     }
> If you're only changing a few tests and you didn't want to update
> ovn-macros.at (I see that the commit that added check() is pretty big),
> then you could just add that definition to each one.

Luckily Numan already backported commit 4afe409e95c7 ("tests: Introduce
new testing helpers.") to all stable branches so check() is available on
all branches >= 20.03.

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