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From: Joe Lawrence <>
To: shuah <>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] selftests/livepatch: only consider supported arches
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:58:12 -0400
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On Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 11:43:02AM -0600, shuah wrote:
> Hi Joe,
> [ ... snip ... ]
> The one thing I am not seeing is Skip handling. Without that users will
> complain livepatch test is failing as opposed to that the test can't
> run due to unmet dependencies and skipped.
> Maybe that is all you need? I would recommend going in that direction
> instead of Arch check.

Okay, I see that kselftest/ compares test return code with
skip_rc=4 to determine SKIP status... so perhaps our scripts could
perform a simple "modinfo" on their test modules to determine if they
have been built and installed?  If not found, just SKIP to the next


-- Joe

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Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-12 17:14 Joe Lawrence
2019-07-12 17:25 ` Joe Lawrence
2019-07-12 17:43   ` shuah
2019-07-12 17:58     ` Joe Lawrence [this message]
2019-07-12 18:14       ` shuah

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