SMP related question

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at
Wed Aug 22 11:07:11 UTC 2018

Hello Stavros,

On 22/08/18 12:43, Passas, Stavros wrote:
> Hi all,
> My main objective was to have a way to run the rtems testsuite and 
> have a script auto-compare the results with the corresponding scn file.
> Currently, just because core0 starts core1, seems like core1 always 
> starts Init(), all results are flipped, thus this process cannot be 
> automated.
> Functionality wise, everything runs as expected, I verified 
> individually each core with the debugger, so I am ok with it.
> Also, this issue comes up in a different form also when the 
> applications exits, because core1 (that had started Init(), exits with 
> the expected return code, while all other cores terminate with 
> as an error at the moment from the debugger/loader. For the moment I 
> have added a fatal extension handler to avoid this case, but I am 
> still looking if there is any better solution.

I think a long term solution is to use a new test framework which 
produces machine readable output.

The only machine readable output is currently the begin/end of test 
message. We try currently to get some budget for this. Please let me 
know if you are interested to contribute to something in this area.

Sebastian Huber, embedded brains GmbH

Address : Dornierstr. 4, D-82178 Puchheim, Germany
Phone   : +49 89 189 47 41-16
Fax     : +49 89 189 47 41-09
E-Mail  : sebastian.huber at
PGP     : Public key available on request.

Diese Nachricht ist keine geschäftliche Mitteilung im Sinne des EHUG.

More information about the users mailing list