Missing Test: simple binary semaphore with timeout?

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Wed Jan 23 07:43:13 UTC 2019

On 22/01/2019 17:35, Gedare Bloom wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm debugging a problem for someone, and they appear to be using a 
> simple binary semaphore with a timeout that might be triggering a bug. 
> I can't find a test case for simple binary semaphores in RTEMS with 
> timeout, am I missing something? I also don't see tests for binary 
> semaphores with timeout that aren't using PIP.

I would be not surprised if a test is missing.

For the self-contained binary semaphores there are some simple tests here:


The timeout handling is contained in thread queues, so this code is 
covered by a lot of other test cases.

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