[Intel-gfx] [PATCH intel-gpu-tools] configure: Don't bail if libdrm_nouveau isn't available.

Daniel Vetter daniel at ffwll.ch
Fri Oct 11 23:24:09 CEST 2013

On Fri, Oct 11, 2013 at 12:51:34PM -0700, Matt Turner wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 11, 2013 at 12:40 AM, Daniel Vetter <daniel at ffwll.ch> wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 11, 2013 at 5:56 AM, Matt Turner <mattst88 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> We were seriously *requiring* libdrm_nouveau unless explicitly disabled?
> >
> > I've had a bit of hilarious fail with optional testcases that
> > automatically get disabled when depencies aren't around. Hence why
> > they're all required by default with the optional switch to disable
> > them.
> You've had this problem in general, or with nouveau?

In general.

> I mean, this is kind of how autotools is supposed to work. If you
> explicitly want to ensure something is built you add --enable-thing.

Yeah, but otoh I'm positively incompetent ;-) And since the main use case
for i-g-t is to distribute the tests autoconf doesn't quite work like it
usually does.
Daniel Vetter
Software Engineer, Intel Corporation
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