[isabelle-dev] Global build failures of the AFP in the testboard

Makarius makarius at sketis.net
Wed May 15 16:34:48 CEST 2013

On Wed, 15 May 2013, Dmitriy Traytel wrote:

> Am 15.05.2013 15:48, schrieb Makarius:
>> What is still unclear to me after so many years of testboard is how it 
>> actually used in practice.  I just do "isabelle build -j4 -a -d '$AFP'" to 
>> see immediately how everything works out.  It is also possible to make a 
>> quick integrity check via "isabelle build -n -a -d '$AFP'".
> Actually, "isabelle build -j4 -a -d '$AFP'" was almost exactly what I did 
> before I ran into this error. Here, I've used the testboard merely as a 
> reference.
> Another use case is the process making SML/NJ happy. I am aware that it is 
> currently (e.g. in 4517ceb545c1) unhappy about BNFs.

I am using the mira results on http://isabelle.in.tum.de/reports/Isabelle
myself a lot to navigate quickly to points where Isabelle and AFP diverge.

Is that already testboard?  I thought that would be a slightly different 
mode of operation to check quasi-interactively if something is ready for 


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