How do you test Linux kernel?
greg at kroah.com
Wed Jul 20 12:39:52 EDT 2016
On Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 02:19:27PM +0300, Aleksander Alekseev wrote:
> It is my understanding that Linux kernel doesn't has usual `make check`
> or `make test` command.
It doesn't? Have you checked?
$ make help | grep test
kselftest - Build and run kernel selftest (run as root)
running kselftest on it
kselftest-clean - Remove all generated kselftest files
kselftest-merge - Merge all the config dependencies of kselftest to existed
> There are LTP  and other related projects
> instead. Could you tell me please what test suits (if any) do _you_ run
> in practice?
It depends on what changes you make, to determine how you test it.
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