[RFC PATCH 01/16] patman: Use test_util to show test results

Simon Glass sjg at chromium.org
Tue Jul 7 00:52:14 AEST 2020

Hi Daniel,

On Sun, 5 Jul 2020 at 22:50, Daniel Axtens <dja at axtens.net> wrote:
> Daniel Axtens <dja at axtens.net> writes:
> > Hi Simon,
> >
> > I can't see a cover letter so apologies if I've misunderstood something
> > basic, but this doesn't appear to apply to the patchwork tree - I'm
> > guessing the patchwork relevance is with regards to the last few patches
> > that (AFAICT) parse the patchwork web interface for information?
> Ah, nevermind, the cover letter got caught in moderation. I've released it.
> pwclient speaks the old, less documented XML-RPC API. We have a new
> REST API which is much better documented, and is explorable
> (e.g. https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/api/ and
> https://patchwork.readthedocs.io/en/latest/api/rest/ )
> > I haven't fully digested the patches (and I lack a lot of context) but
> > is there a reason the patchwork API isn't able to meet your needs here?
> > (And if so, could we extend it rather than having you parse the frontend?)
> So these questions still stand but for the REST API.

So use the REST API instead of the web page? That sounds fine to me.
Is it generally enabled on patchwork servers?

What is the status of pwclient? Is it dead? Is there a replacement?
I'd love to use a Python library if one exists.


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