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From: "André Almeida" <>
To: Brendan Higgins <>
Cc: "Shuah Khan" <>,
	"David Gow" <>,,
	"Nícolas F. R. A. Prado" <>,
	"Marcelo Schmitt" <>,
	"Leandro Ribeiro" <>,
Subject: Re: KUnit Hackathon
Date: Wed, 7 Jul 2021 21:27:22 -0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hi Brendan,

Às 17:23 de 07/07/21, Brendan Higgins escreveu:
> On Mon, Jul 5, 2021 at 1:41 PM André Almeida <> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> We belong to two student groups, FLUSP [1] and LKCAMP [2], both of which
>> are focused on sharing kernel and free software development knowledge
>> and experience with fellow free software developers and newcomers.
>> As part of our efforts, we'll be organizing a KUnit hackathon in the
>> next Saturday (July 10), where we intend to help newcomers convert
>> existing runtime tests (the ones found at lib/) to KUnit and maybe
>> create new ones. Depending on the number of attendees, a high volume of
>> patches may be sent throughout the day. We will do our best to review
>> all patches before they go to the kernel mailing lists hoping to avoid
>> wasting your time with minor patching issues.
> That's awesome! I'm really excited!


>> So we wanted to let you know of all this beforehand and give you the
>> time to send any suggestions or comments on all this. For instance, we
>> may ask people to add a special tag to their patches so you may batch
>> review them all at a later time if you wish.
> I wouldn't worry about it until it becomes an actual "problem"; too
> many patches is a good problem to have :-)
>> Anyhow, we'd really appreciate having your opinion on this.
> I don't think I have anything to add that Daniel didn't already add in
> his reply. Also, I have seen Marcelo around for a while. I have to
> say, I don't think I have seen a student group this involved upstream.
> I am impressed :-)
>> Thanks!
> Thank *you*!
> I wish I could offer more material assistance, but with only a week's
> notice, I don't think I can. I will try to be online periodically
> throughout the day, but I am afraid I cannot promise anything.
> No matter what, we would be somewhat limited with what we can do in
> 2021 because of COVID. No promises, but if this goes well maybe next
> year we might be able to send someone in person if that's something
> you would be interested in.

Wow, that would be really awesome!

> Best of luck! I hope it goes well!

Thank you for the support! Next time, I'll make sure to send this notice

>> [1] -
>> [2] -

      reply	other threads:[~2021-07-08  0:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-05 20:41 KUnit Hackathon André Almeida
2021-07-07  6:48 ` Daniel Latypov
2021-07-08  0:23   ` André Almeida
2021-07-08  0:49     ` Daniel Latypov
2021-07-07 20:23 ` Brendan Higgins
2021-07-08  0:27   ` André Almeida [this message]

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