[petsc-dev] Dependence of build on test target broken

Balay, Satish balay at mcs.anl.gov
Thu Jul 11 14:35:12 CDT 2019

On Thu, 11 Jul 2019, Matthew Knepley via petsc-dev wrote:

> After my latest pull of master, making the 'test' target no longer rebuilds
> the library. I have tested this on a few arches, and rebuilt. This is
> pretty inconvenient, but I do not know how to fix it.

git bisect gives the following.



27d73d1f0a5c445a3a02971e31a2a1a02ed6d224 is the first bad commit
commit 27d73d1f0a5c445a3a02971e31a2a1a02ed6d224
Author: Barry Smith <bsmith at mcs.anl.gov>
Date:   Sat Jun 22 22:56:05 2019 -0500

    Fix the error from gmakefile.test test about trying to remove a non-empty directory
    The problem was the target to rm -r the directory was running at the same time as
    tests tests where generatering new files in the directory
    Commit-type: bug-fix

:100644 100644 67a00e0c1c9ce3eb91a88f314e81a74ac278131f 9c0c1b310a238fc27df3af114ec96336ef5640d2 M      gmakefile.test

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