[PATCH 1/2] gitlab: Move the n900 test into its own section

Simon Glass sjg at chromium.org
Sun Jan 31 16:43:19 CET 2021

Hi Pali,

On Sun, 31 Jan 2021 at 08:04, Pali Rohár <pali at kernel.org> wrote:
> On Sunday 31 January 2021 08:49:20 Tom Rini wrote:
> > On Sun, Jan 31, 2021 at 01:15:20PM +0100, Pali Rohár wrote:
> > > On Saturday 30 January 2021 22:17:45 Simon Glass wrote:
> > > > This test is not reliable. Quite often (20%?) it makes the build fail and
> > > > a retry succeeds.
> > >
> > > This test should work. Are there any logs with issues?
> >
> > I don't see it failing any more often than other tests do, due to
> > network connectivity issues.  That may be helped by, now that we've
> > dropped Travis, having the container be pre-populated with more of the
> > downloaded files and pre-building the special QEMU.
> If there are just network issue problems then pre-downloading required
> files into cache / container should resolve them.

The flake issues I see are like this:


I am not sure of the cause, but it would be good to fix it!

Re the network issues, I have a persistent DNS problem with my
network. I am really not sure of the root cause but sometimes it will
fail to find a host, then succeed 5 seconds later. I spent some time
on it a few weeks ago but will try again.


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