POSIX API Test Suite
joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Mon Oct 27 11:51:53 UTC 2003
>I am starting "using" the RTMES... I am trying to make my RTEMS box as a beginning....
>But I have a first question:
>Does the POSIX API Test Suite existing in the http://www.rtems.com/testing.html web page tests the real time part of the POSIX.4 as far as time is concerned or it just make simple calls to the POSIX.1 or POSIX.4 API?
I think you are using the old numbers. POSIX.4 became part of POSIX at
It does more than just call the POSIX entry points.
It is trying to be a thorough functional test of the RTEMS supported
portions of POSIX 1003.1b. It
is not a full conformance test since many POSIX functions are provided
by newlib. The goal of the tests
is to get as high coverage of the RTEMS implementation.
And I am sure it can use enhancement .. every test suite I have ever
seen could and I know this one
depends on the fact that the SuperCore is doing a lot of work that was
tested by the Classic API
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