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From: Greg Gallagher <>
To: Daniel Wagner <>
Subject: Re: Any maintainers or developers looking for help?
Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 10:12:39 -0500
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Hi Daniel,

On Thu, Jan 16, 2020 at 4:24 AM Daniel Wagner <> wrote:
> Hi Greg,
> On Wed, Jan 15, 2020 at 01:06:30PM -0500, Greg Gallagher wrote:
> > Hi RT users and developers,
> >    I was wondering if any RT maintainers or developers that are on
> > this list need any help with tasks that they haven't had a chance to
> > do (documentation, small fixes, testing etc)?  I've been working with
> > RTOS's, Linux and C for the past ten years, I've contribute to smaller
> > open source projects in the past.  I'm still a novice when it comes to
> > working with the open source community and I'm reaching out to the
> > list since if possible I'd like to work with someone to start.  I know
> > that not everyone has time to help but I thought I would reach out and
> > see if I could help someone clear out some old tasks that need to be
> > completed in exchange for some help getting started contributing to
> > the RT project.
> One thing which could be a good starting point is testing the various
> devel-rt and stable-rt releases. There are a bunch of tests tools in
> rt-tests (which could also some love). I am sure you will find things
> which are not working in either the kernel or in the rt-tests.
> Another related thing is automate the testing. For example I'm using
> LAVA[1] to orchistrate my small lab with Linaro's test-definitions[2]
> as test harness. Everthing is duck taped together but works pretty
> awesome for me. I've created a small (but horrible) python script
> which allows me to configure, build and submit the binaries for
> testing to LAVA in one go.
> Thanks,
> Daniel
> [1]
> [2]

I will start looking at what you mentioned above. Thanks for replying,
I’ll post back once I’ve made some progress.



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2020-01-15 18:06 Greg Gallagher
2020-01-16  9:24 ` Daniel Wagner
2020-01-16 15:12   ` Greg Gallagher [this message]
2020-01-16 16:00 ` John Kacur

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