5.13. DejaGNU-1.4.4

The DejaGNU package contains a framework for testing other programs.

Approximate build time: less than 0.1 SBU
Required disk space: 6.1 MB

5.13.1. Installation of DejaGNU

The most recent version of this package was released in 2004. Apply some fixes that have accumulated since then:

patch -Np1 -i ../dejagnu-1.4.4-consolidated-1.patch

Prepare DejaGNU for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/tools

Build and install the package:

make install

To test the results, issue:

make check

5.13.2. Contents of DejaGNU

Installed program: runtest

Short Descriptions


A wrapper script that locates the proper expect shell and then runs DejaGNU