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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] selftests: fix header dependency for pid_namespace selftests
On Thu, Mar 24, 2022 at 03:39:28PM -0700, Axel Rasmussen wrote:
> The way the test target was defined before, when building with clang we
> get a command line like this:
> clang -Wall -Werror -g -I../../../../usr/include/ \
> regression_enomem.c ../pidfd/pidfd.h -o regression_enomem
> This yields an error, because clang thinks we want to produce both a *.o
> file, as well as a precompiled header:
> clang: error: cannot specify -o when generating multiple output files
> gcc, for whatever reason, doesn't exhibit the same behavior which I
> suspect is why the problem wasn't noticed before.
> This can be fixed simply by using the LOCAL_HDRS infrastructure the
> selftests provides. It does the right think and marks the target
> as depending on the header (so if the header changes, we rebuild), but
> it filters the header out of the compiler command line, so we don't get
> the error described above.
> Signed-off-by: Axel Rasmussen <>
> ---

Looks good,
Reviewed-by: Christian Brauner <>

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