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From: Andrew Morton <>
To: David Gow <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH linux-kselftest/test v2] lib/list-test: add a test for the 'list' doubly linked list
Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 14:05:36 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Thu, 10 Oct 2019 11:56:31 -0700 David Gow <> wrote:

> Add a KUnit test for the kernel doubly linked list implementation in
> include/linux/list.h
> Each test case (list_test_x) is focused on testing the behaviour of the
> list function/macro 'x'. None of the tests pass invalid lists to these
> macros, and so should behave identically with DEBUG_LIST enabled and
> disabled.
> Note that, at present, it only tests the list_ types (not the
> singly-linked hlist_), and does not yet test all of the
> list_for_each_entry* macros (and some related things like
> list_prepare_entry).

<looks at kunit>

Given that everything runs at late_initcall time, shouldn't everything
be __init, __initdata etc so all the code and data doesn't hang around
for ever?

  reply	other threads:[~2019-10-11 21:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-10 18:56 [PATCH linux-kselftest/test v2] lib/list-test: add a test for the 'list' doubly linked list David Gow
2019-10-11 21:05 ` Andrew Morton [this message]
2019-10-11 21:07 ` Andrew Morton
2019-10-11 21:37   ` David Gow
2019-10-11 21:55     ` Andrew Morton
2019-10-16 20:48       ` Brendan Higgins
2019-10-16 21:48       ` David Gow
2019-10-17  0:32         ` Andrew Morton
2019-10-18 21:24           ` shuah
2019-10-18 21:21 ` shuah

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