Re: Towards 4.14 LTS

From: Tom Gall
Date: Mon Nov 20 2017 - 11:23:42 EST

> On Nov 19, 2017, at 5:20 AM, Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 10:50:23PM -0600, Tom Gall wrote:
>> At Linaro weâve been putting effort into regularly running kernel tests over
>> arm, arm64 and x86_64 targets. On those targets weâre running mainline, -next,
>> 4.4, and 4.9 kernels and yes we are adding to this list as the hardware
>> capacity grows.
>> For test buckets weâre using just LTP, kselftest and libhugetlbfs and
>> like kernels we will add to this list.
> I'm sorry, I don't understand this sentance.

I was just saying that we intend to add more test buckets and more kernels.

For instance 4.13-rc just was added to the mix.

For test buckets, Iâm currently dorking around with some make check targets
for a few interesting packages.

>> With the 4.14 cycle being a little âdifferentâ in so much as the goal to
>> have it be an LTS kernel I think itâs important to take a look at some
>> 4.14 test results.
>> Grab a beverage, this is a bit of a long post. But quick summery 4.14 as
>> released looks just as good as 4.13, for the test buckets I named above.
> Thanks for doing this testing and letting us know.
> greg k-h