Bug 58825 - CDL scripts should be able to require an appropriate version of libcdl
Summary: CDL scripts should be able to require an appropriate version of libcdl
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Product: eCos
Classification: Retired
Component: CDL (Show other bugs)
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Version: CVS
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bart Veer
QA Contact: eCos bugs internal list
Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2002-01-25 12:15 UTC by Bart Veer
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:39 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-06-20 16:12:10 UTC
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Description Bart Veer 2002-01-25 12:15:52 UTC
Description of Problem:

A recent check-in of the USBS testing code depended on functionality added to
libcdl nine months ago, but there were still tools being used in the testfarm
predating those changes. The result was confusing error messages of the form:
 c:/TestFarm/tmp/current_20020124_0830/ecos-current/packages/io/usb/slave/current/cdl/usbs.cdl, option CYGBLD_IO_USB_SLAVE_USBTEST, property requires: error
    Unexpected character ',' in expression.
    {...B_SLAVE_TESTS}  ^,^ { " tests/usbtarget") 

Instead the CDL script should have been able to require a version of libcdl
which contained the appropriate functionality, so that a more informative error
message could be generated.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):CVS

How Reproducible:Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. write a CDL script that uses functionality such as the is_substr() function
2. run this with old host-side tools which do not have this functionality
3. be confused by the resulting error messages

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Comment 1 Alex Schuilenburg 2003-06-20 16:12:10 UTC
This bug has moved to http://bugs.ecos.sourceware.org/show_bug.cgi?id=58825

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