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[PULL,08/17] tests: Add an option for snapshot (default: off)

Message ID 20180815031248.14908-9-famz@redhat.com
State New
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Fam Zheng Aug. 15, 2018, 3:12 a.m. UTC
Not using snapshot has the benefit of automatically persisting useful
test harnesses, such as docker images and ccache database. Although it
will lose some cleanness, it is imaginably useful for patchew.

Signed-off-by: Fam Zheng <famz@redhat.com>
Message-Id: <20180712012829.20231-2-famz@redhat.com>
Tested-by: Philippe Mathieu-Daudé <f4bug@amsat.org>
Signed-off-by: Fam Zheng <famz@redhat.com>
 tests/vm/basevm.py | 7 ++++++-
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
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diff --git a/tests/vm/basevm.py b/tests/vm/basevm.py
index d80cc8ab85..1f1579dc9a 100755
--- a/tests/vm/basevm.py
+++ b/tests/vm/basevm.py
@@ -217,6 +217,8 @@  def parse_args(vm_name):
                       help="build QEMU from source in guest")
     parser.add_option("--interactive", "-I", action="store_true",
                       help="Interactively run command")
+    parser.add_option("--snapshot", "-s", action="store_true",
+                      help="run tests with a snapshot")
     return parser.parse_args()
@@ -242,7 +244,10 @@  def main(vmcls):
             cmd = argv
-        vm.boot(args.image + ",snapshot=on")
+        img = args.image
+        if args.snapshot:
+            img += ",snapshot=on"
+        vm.boot(img)
     except Exception as e:
         if isinstance(e, SystemExit) and e.code == 0: