[PATCH v3] Nokia RX-51: Add automated test for running RX-51 build in qemu

Pali Rohár pali at kernel.org
Tue May 26 11:18:48 CEST 2020

On Sunday 17 May 2020 14:38:22 Pali Rohár wrote:
> This patch contains test/nokia_rx51_test.sh script which automatically
> download and compile all needed tools in local temporary directory to
> generate a simple MTD images for booting Maemo kernel image by U-Boot from
> RAM, eMMC and OneNAND. MTD images are then run in virtual n900 machine
> provided by qemu-linaro project.
> This script does not need any special privileges, so it can be run as
> non-root nobody user.
> It can be used to check that U-Boot for Nokia N900 is not broken and can be
> successfully booted in emulator.
> Script is registered to .azure-pipelines.yml, .gitlab-ci.yml and
> .travis.yml so it would be automatically run on those CI services.
> Signed-off-by: Pali Rohár <pali at kernel.org>
> ---
> Changes in v3:
> * Fix job for Azure
> Changes in v2:
> * Fix apt dependences for Travis CI
> * Move definition of Travis job into own section
> * Add definition for Azure and Gitlab CI services
> * Add script to MAINTAINERS file
> * Build U-Boot binary in test script too
> * Show error message when some dependency for script is missing
> * Fix addresses for booting kernel from OneNAND
> * Do all stuff in nokia_rx51_tmp temporary directory
> * Use upstream mformat (from mtools) for generating FAT32 MBR filesystems
>   (instead of mkfs.fat from dosfstools with custom patches)
> * Show more verbose log messages
> * Do not use sudo, instead run parts of script under fakeroot
>   (fakeroot just run binary with own LD_PRELOAD library which emulates
>    mknod() function for later usage by stat() function)
> * So script can be now run as non-root nobody user and it put all stuff
>   in nokia_rx51_tmp temporary directory, so can be run locally without
>   any issue.
> ---

Hello Tom! Have you looked at this updated V3 patch?

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