On Dec 8, 2009, at 6:55 AM, Ashley Pittman wrote:
> Attached is a patch to the OpenMPI sources which adds a simple test
> program, to be built and run as part of the build procedure that
> verifies the dll can be loaded without error.
> The test program itself is good, I'm less happy about the autoconf
> integration, it adds a check-local target in the debuggers makefile (the
> only one in the source tree) which fails if there is a problem with the
> DLL, this causes "make check" to fail however this isn't run by either
> "make" or "make install". As such it's a step forward but it would be
> better if the test was performed in the make stage, I haven't figured
> out how to do this however.
We actually run "make distcheck" to make the nightly snapshot tarballs and official test release tarballs (which runs "make check"). So we'll be covered.