Re: Linux Testing Microconference at LPC

From: Gustavo Padovan
Date: Thu Apr 18 2019 - 06:22:51 EST


On Thursday, April 11, 2019 14:37 -03, Dhaval Giani <dhaval.giani@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Folks,
> This is a call for participation for the Linux Testing microconference
> at LPC this year.
> For those who were at LPC last year, as the closing panel mentioned,
> testing is probably the next big push needed to improve quality. From
> getting more selftests in, to regression testing to ensure we don't
> break realtime as more of PREEMPT_RT comes in, to more stable distros,
> we need more testing around the kernel.
> We have talked about different efforts around testing, such as fuzzing
> (using syzkaller and trinity), automating fuzzing with syzbot, 0day
> testing, test frameworks such as ktests, smatch to find bugs in the
> past. We want to push this discussion further this year and are
> interested in hearing from you what you want to talk about, and where
> kernel testing needs to go next.
> Please let us know what topics you believe should be a part of the
> micro conference this year.

Guillaume would like to talk about the his work on kernelCI on automated bisection, functional testing and modular pipelines.