Re: [PATCH 1/5] selftests: Add futex functional tests

From: Shuah Khan
Date: Mon May 11 2015 - 14:06:23 EST

On 05/08/2015 04:09 PM, Darren Hart wrote:
> The futextest testsuite [1] provides functional, stress, and
> performance tests for the various futex op codes. Those tests will be of
> more use to futex developers if they are included with the kernel
> source.
> Copy the core infrastructure and the functional tests into selftests,
> but adapt them for inclusion in the kernel:
> - Update the Makefile to include the run_tests target, remove reference
> to the performance and stress tests from the contributed sources.
> - Replace my dead IBM email address with my current Intel email address.
> - Remove the warrantee and write-to paragraphs from the license blurbs.
> - Remove the NAME section as the filename is easily determined. ;-)
> - Make the whitespace usage consistent in a couple of places.
> - Cleanup various CodingStyle violations.
> A future effort will explore moving the performance and stress tests
> into the kernel.
> 1.
> Cc: Shuah Khan <shuahkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: linux-api@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxx>
> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Davidlohr Bueso <dave@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Darren Hart <dvhart@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---


I am seeing

fatal: cannot convert from y to UTF-8

when I try to apply the patch. Did you use git send-email?

-- Shuah

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