Posts in 2022

  • Now KernelCI has a dedicated SysAdmin!

    Wednesday, September 28, 2022 in Posts

    Recently, we posted about the Request For Proposals to undertake SysAdmin tasks for That process is now complete, and we are delighted to announce that the KernelCI advisory board hired Vince Hillier from Revenni Inc to conduct the …

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  • RFP: Sysadmin 2022

    Monday, June 27, 2022 in Posts

    Summary The KernelCI project relies on a number of web services which need constant maintenance. These include databases, automation tools and web dashboards for several instances. Some are hosted on dedicated virtual machines (VMs), others in the …

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Posts in 2021

  • KernelCI Hackfests

    Monday, September 20, 2021 in Posts

    KernelCI hackfests span over a few days during which a number of contributors get together to focus on upstream Linux kernel testing. So far, mainly kernel and automated test system developers have been taking part in the hackfests but anyone is …

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  • The first ever KernelCI hackfest

    Thursday, June 24, 2021 in Posts

    The first KernelCI test development and coverage hackfest took place from 27th May to 4th June 2021. For a total of seven days, developers from the KernelCI team, Google, and Collabora worked to improve many different aspects of KernelCI testing …

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  • Looking back, looking forward

    Tuesday, March 16, 2021 in Posts

    2020 was the first year of the KernelCI project under the Linux Foundation and has been an interesting one. Maybe slightly less “interesting” than the rest of the world-changing events of 2020, but it’s still been an adventure. This article aims to …

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Posts in 2020

  • Notes from OSS/ELC Europe 2020

    Thursday, November 05, 2020 in Posts

    The OSS/ELC Europe 2020 conference took place online from 26th to 28th October. There was one BoF session and one talk about KernelCI, followed by an impromptu video call. The notes below were gathered based on these events. BoF: Lessons Learned …

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  • Notes from Plumbers 2020

    Wednesday, September 23, 2020 in Posts

    The Linux Plumbers Conference 2020 was held as a virtual event this year. The online platform provided a really good experience, with talks and live discussions using Big Blue Button for the video and Rocket Chat for text-based discussions. KernelCI …

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  • Introducing Common Reporting

    Friday, August 21, 2020 in Posts

    During the past year we’ve been working on a way to bring reports from all the separate kernel testing systems together. Our aim is to send a single report email to kernel developers when testing results are ready, and to provide a single go-to …

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  • Community Survey Report

    Thursday, July 09, 2020 in Posts

    We are thrilled to share with you the results of our first KernelCI Community Survey. It has been a very interesting experience, with just under 100 responses from people who all provided quality feedback. We are really thankful for every single one …

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  • New blog

    Monday, May 11, 2020 in Posts

    Featured Image for State of KernelCI and new blog

    KernelCI officially launched as a Linux Foundation project at the end of October 2019. Now that we’re several months into the project, it’s time to launch a blog so everyone can keep track of what’s going on. To get the blog started, here’s a bit …

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