Today I am pleased to announce the release of
The major new feature is the ability to
include one or more external YAML files
as the base properties of the metadata, clock, trace, stream, and
I wrote a few
"standard" partial configuration files
which are installed with barectf 2.1.
I moved all the single-page documentation to a more organized project
wiki. This could eventually
be moved again to a standalone website if need be.
This new version also allows optional object properties to be forced to
their default values by setting them to
null, not unlike
This is useful when using
or inclusions, for example:
In the example above, the
child-int type object inherits its parent's
base property (
oct), but it's reset to its default value (
setting it to
I also added configuration file tests to the project. The tests are
executed by LTTng's CI tool.
The testing framework only depends on Bash. Those tests highlighted a
bunch of bugs here and there which I fixed.
A summary of the changes is available in the new