Nov 13 – 15, 2023
America/New_York timezone

Quality in embargoed patches

Nov 13, 2023, 11:30 AM
"Potomac G" (Omni Richmond Hotel)

"Potomac G"

Omni Richmond Hotel

Kernel Testing & Dependability MC Kernel Testing & Dependability MC


Sasha Levin


The bar on the quality of code that fixes embargoed issues is pretty low: usually the case is that the code is only tested by the author, and possibly a handful of other folks who are part of working on the fix.

This session is a discussion to help draft a proposal for a testing story that could be presented to HW vendors that with to publish embargoed code without going through the kernel's usual review process.

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