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From: Shuah Khan <shuahkh@osg.samsung.com>
To: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, davej@codemonkey.org.uk,
	mmarek@suse.cz, linux-api@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 3/9] selftests: Introduce minimal shared logic for running tests
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 11:19:16 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <55031C14.1030203@osg.samsung.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1426046765-19289-3-git-send-email-mpe@ellerman.id.au>

On 03/10/2015 10:05 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> This adds a Make include file which most selftests can then include to
> get the run_tests logic.
> 
> On its own this has the advantage of some reduction in repetition, and
> also means the pass/fail message is defined in fewer places.
> 
> However the key advantage is it will allow us to implement install very
> simply in a subsequent patch.
> 
> The default implementation just executes each program in $(TEST_PROGS).
> 
> We use a variable to hold the default implementation of $(RUN_TESTS)
> because that gives us a clean way to override it if necessary, ie. using
> override. The mount, memory-hotplug and mqueue tests use that to provide
> a different implementation.
> 
> Tests are not run via /bin/bash, so if they are scripts they must be
> executable, we add a+x to several.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@ellerman.id.au>

This patch will be applied to next and queued for 4.1.

-- Shuah


-- 
Shuah Khan
Sr. Linux Kernel Developer
Open Source Innovation Group
Samsung Research America (Silicon Valley)
shuahkh@osg.samsung.com | (970) 217-8978

  reply	other threads:[~2015-03-13 17:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 25+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-03-11  4:05 [PATCH v4 1/9] kbuild: Don't pass -rR to selftest makefiles Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:05 ` [PATCH v4 2/9] kbuild: Don't pass LDFLAGS to selftest Makefile Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11 16:08   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 18:06   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:05 ` [PATCH v4 3/9] selftests: Introduce minimal shared logic for running tests Michael Ellerman
2015-03-13 17:19   ` Shuah Khan [this message]
2015-03-13 20:28     ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 4/9] selftests: Add install target Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11 13:18   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11 16:03     ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-12  3:11       ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-12  3:15     ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-13 16:33       ` Dave Jones
2015-03-13 17:08         ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 17:20   ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 21:32     ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-13 23:08       ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-16  3:04       ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-16  3:12         ` Michael Ellerman
2015-03-18 14:30         ` Shuah Khan
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 5/9] selftests: Add install support for the powerpc tests Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 6/9] selftests: Set CC using CROSS_COMPILE once in lib.mk Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 7/9] selftests/timers: Use implicit rules Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 8/9] selftests/mqueue: " Michael Ellerman
2015-03-11  4:06 ` [PATCH v4 9/9] selftests/mount: " Michael Ellerman

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