[PATCH 0/4] rcutorture: Several fixes to run selftest scripts on PPC

Josh Triplett josh at joshtriplett.org
Thu May 19 14:25:17 AEST 2016

On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 11:42:20AM +0800, Boqun Feng wrote:
> I spend some time to make tools/testing/selftest/rcutorture run on PPC,
> here are some documention and fixes made while I was trying.
> The scripts are able to run and get results on PPC, however please
> note there are some stalls even build errors that could be found
> by the tests currently.
> As I'm certainly not an expert of qemu or bash programming, there
> may be something I am missing in those patches. So tests and comments
> are welcome ;-)
> Regards,
> Boqun
> Boqun Feng (4):
>   rcutorture/doc: Add a new way to create initrd using dracut
>   rcutorture: Use vmlinux as the fallback kernel image
>   rcutorture: Make -soundhw a x86 specific option
>   rcutorture: Don't specify the cpu type of QEMU on PPC

All four of these seem reasonable to me:
Reviewed-by: Josh Triplett <josh at joshtriplett.org>

I responded to the -soundhw patch, trying to track down why that option
was needed in the first place, and seeking a solution that doesn't
require adding to the set of target-specific options.  But I don't think
that investigation should block your fix.

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