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Re: [Qemu-block] [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v3 6/7] tests/qemu-iotests/group: R

From: Thomas Huth
Subject: Re: [Qemu-block] [Qemu-devel] [PATCH v3 6/7] tests/qemu-iotests/group: Re-use the "auto" group for tests that can always run
Date: Fri, 10 May 2019 10:55:27 +0200
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On 08/05/2019 07.47, Thomas Huth wrote:
> On 07/05/2019 17.50, Eric Blake wrote:
>> On 5/7/19 10:22 AM, Thomas Huth wrote:
>>> On 07/05/2019 15.22, Markus Armbruster wrote:
>>>> Thomas Huth <address@hidden> writes:
>>>>> Currently, all tests are in the "auto" group. This is a little bit 
>>>>> pointless.
>>>>> OTOH, we need a group for the tests that we can automatically run during
>>>>> "make check" each time, too. Tests in this new group are supposed to run
>>>>> with every possible QEMU configuration, for example they must run with 
>>>>> every
>>>>> QEMU binary (also non-x86), without failing when an optional features is
>>>>> missing (but reporting "skip" is ok), and be able to run on all kind of 
>>>>> host
>>>>> filesystems and users (i.e. also as "nobody" or "root").
>>>>> So let's use the "auto" group for this class of tests now. The initial
>>>>> list has been determined by running the iotests with non-x86 QEMU targets
>>>>> and with our CI pipelines on Gitlab, Cirrus-CI and Travis (i.e. including
>>>>> macOS and FreeBSD).
>>>> I wonder whether we should additionally limit "make check" to "quick"
>>>> tests.  How slow are the non-quick auto tests for you?
>>> I already sorted out some of the tests that run veeeery long, since the
>>> run time on gitlab, cirrus-ci and travis is limited. "make check-block"
>>> currently takes 3 minutes on my laptop, I think that's still ok?
>>> When I run the tests from the auto group that are not in the quick
>>> group, I currently get:
>> My personal threshold is about 5 seconds for quick, so:
>>> 003 1s ...
>>> 007 2s ...
>> Should these be moved to quick?
> I'll leave that decision up to the blocklayer folks ... I thought that
> there might have been a different reason that these have not been put
> into "quick" yet...?
>>> 013 5s ...
>> this one is borderline
>>> 014 15s ...
>>> 015 9s ...
>> Definitely not quick, but if you think they are still okay for auto, I
>> can live with that.
>>> 022 1s ...
>> Another candidate for quick?
>>> 023 18s ...
>> Even longer than 14. Okay for auto?
> I think I'd give it a try. If people are complaining later that "make
> check" is running now way too long, we still can refine the list later.

Thinking about this again, "make check" now runs quite a bit longer
indeed. So I now rather tend to remove the tests that run longer than 5s
from the auto group instead... I think I'll send a v4 of this patch
where I'll remove them from the auto group.


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