Re: [PATCH 1/5] test_kmod: make selftest executable
From: Shuah Khan
Date: Wed Aug 02 2017 - 20:02:06 EST
On 08/02/2017 05:42 PM, Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Aug 2017 15:55:50 -0700 "Luis R. Rodriguez" <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 3:43 PM, Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> On Wed, 2 Aug 2017 14:14:46 -0700 "Luis R. Rodriguez" <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> We had just forgotten to do this.
>>>> Fixes: 39258f448d71 ("kmod: add test driver to stress test the module loader")
>>>> Signed-off-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <mcgrof@xxxxxxxxxx>
>>>> tools/testing/selftests/kmod/kmod.sh | 0
>>>> 1 file changed, 0 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>>>> mode change 100644 => 100755 tools/testing/selftests/kmod/kmod.sh
>>>> diff --git a/tools/testing/selftests/kmod/kmod.sh b/tools/testing/selftests/kmod/kmod.sh
>>>> old mode 100644
>>>> new mode 100755
>>> This is pretty fragile - I'm not sure that patch/diff are capable of
>>> communicating a bare chmod. If someone does a "patch -p1 < patch-4.14"
>>> or whatever, this change is likely to get lost.
>> True if using regular diff, if using git, it will catch it though.
> Yeah. I don't think this change will make it through my
> maze-of-scripts. Perhaps Shuah can pick it up.
Thanks Andrew. I will pick this up.
> # find tools/testing/selftests -name "*.sh" -a ! -executable
The above aren't an issue. They aren't included in the selftests/Makefile
Yeah. sysctl needs to be fixed. Thanks for pointing this out.