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[1/1] README: document required kernel configuration

Message ID 20201015232108.899-1-xypron.glpk@gmx.de
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Heinrich Schuchardt Oct. 15, 2020, 11:21 p.m. UTC
Some tests require special Linux kernel configuration settings. Settings
not included in Linux' defconfig should be documented.

The list in this patch may not be complete. But let's give it a start.

Signed-off-by: Heinrich Schuchardt <xypron.glpk@gmx.de>
---
 README | 10 +++++++++-
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

--
2.28.0

Comments

Colin Ian King Oct. 16, 2020, 8:17 a.m. UTC | #1
On 16/10/2020 00:21, Heinrich Schuchardt wrote:
> Some tests require special Linux kernel configuration settings. Settings
> not included in Linux' defconfig should be documented.
> 
> The list in this patch may not be complete. But let's give it a start.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Heinrich Schuchardt <xypron.glpk@gmx.de>
> ---
>  README | 10 +++++++++-
>  1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/README b/README
> index 40a0eb75..b75daeb9 100644
> --- a/README
> +++ b/README
> @@ -24,7 +24,15 @@ Ubuntu Distro ARM64
>  	autoconf automake libglib2.0-dev libtool libpcre3-dev
>  	flex bison dkms libfdt-dev libbsd-dev
> 
> -2) To build and install (only if building from source)
> +2) Kernel configuration
> +
> +Some tests depend on special Linux kernel configuration settings. These include:
> +
> +* CONFIG_CGROUP_FREEZER=y
> +* CONFIG_DMI_SYSFS=y
> +* CONFIG_EFI_TEST=m
> +
> +3) To build and install (only if building from source)
> 
>  	autoreconf -ivf
>  	./configure
> --
> 2.28.0
> 

Good idea. Thanks.

Acked-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
Alex Hung Oct. 16, 2020, 8:12 p.m. UTC | #2
On 2020-10-15 5:21 p.m., Heinrich Schuchardt wrote:
> Some tests require special Linux kernel configuration settings. Settings
> not included in Linux' defconfig should be documented.
> 
> The list in this patch may not be complete. But let's give it a start.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Heinrich Schuchardt <xypron.glpk@gmx.de>
> ---
>  README | 10 +++++++++-
>  1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/README b/README
> index 40a0eb75..b75daeb9 100644
> --- a/README
> +++ b/README
> @@ -24,7 +24,15 @@ Ubuntu Distro ARM64
>  	autoconf automake libglib2.0-dev libtool libpcre3-dev
>  	flex bison dkms libfdt-dev libbsd-dev
> 
> -2) To build and install (only if building from source)
> +2) Kernel configuration
> +
> +Some tests depend on special Linux kernel configuration settings. These include:
> +
> +* CONFIG_CGROUP_FREEZER=y
> +* CONFIG_DMI_SYSFS=y
> +* CONFIG_EFI_TEST=m
> +
> +3) To build and install (only if building from source)
> 
>  	autoreconf -ivf
>  	./configure
> --
> 2.28.0
> 

Acked-by: Alex Hung <alex.hung@canonical.com>
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diff --git a/README b/README
index 40a0eb75..b75daeb9 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -24,7 +24,15 @@  Ubuntu Distro ARM64
 	autoconf automake libglib2.0-dev libtool libpcre3-dev
 	flex bison dkms libfdt-dev libbsd-dev

-2) To build and install (only if building from source)
+2) Kernel configuration
+
+Some tests depend on special Linux kernel configuration settings. These include:
+
+* CONFIG_CGROUP_FREEZER=y
+* CONFIG_DMI_SYSFS=y
+* CONFIG_EFI_TEST=m
+
+3) To build and install (only if building from source)

 	autoreconf -ivf
 	./configure