[ovs-dev] [PATCH V3 9/9] datapath: Update kernel test list

Yi-Hung Wei yihung.wei at gmail.com
Fri Mar 6 19:18:30 UTC 2020


On Wed, Mar 4, 2020 at 3:04 PM Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> We are adding support for Linux kernels up to 5.5 so update the
> Travis test list, NEWS and FAQ.
>
> Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com>
>
> ---
> V3 - Squash separate commits for Travis, NEWS and FAQ
> ---
>  .travis.yml                    | 2 +-
>  Documentation/faq/releases.rst | 1 +
>  NEWS                           | 2 ++
>  3 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/.travis.yml b/.travis.yml
> index abd2a91..ef9f867 100644
> --- a/.travis.yml
> +++ b/.travis.yml
> @@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ env:
>    - TESTSUITE=1 OPTS="--enable-shared"
>    - TESTSUITE=1 DPDK=1
>    - TESTSUITE=1 LIBS=-ljemalloc
> -  - KERNEL_LIST="5.0  4.20 4.19 4.18 4.17 4.16"
> +  - KERNEL_LIST="5.5  4.20 4.19 4.18 4.17 4.16"

Hi Greg,

Any reason we want to skip build test with 5.0 kernel?


>    - KERNEL_LIST="4.15 4.14 4.9  4.4  3.19 3.16"
>    - AFXDP=1 KERNEL=5.3
>    - M32=1 OPTS="--disable-ssl"
> diff --git a/Documentation/faq/releases.rst b/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> index 6ff47d7..a073b97 100644
> --- a/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> @@ -70,6 +70,7 @@ Q: What Linux kernel versions does each Open vSwitch release work with?
>      2.10.x       3.10 to 4.17
>      2.11.x       3.10 to 4.18
>      2.12.x       3.10 to 5.0
> +    2.13.x       3.10 to 5.5

Since this patch series is for the master branch, and we general do
not backport new features back to older branch.

Maybe we should update as the following?

+    2.13.x       3.10 to 5.0
+    2.14.x       3.10 to 5.5

Thanks,

-Yi-Hung


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