[Buildroot] [PATCH v3 for-next 00/11] gitlab Qemu runtime testing

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Thu Dec 19 11:11:07 UTC 2019

>>>>> "Arnout" == Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout at mind.be> writes:


 >> I discussed about this series with Jeremy and he suggest to add the Qemu command
 >> line into the Qemu's defconfig file (add a new Kconfig option).
 >> With that, we can even add a new Makefile target "make run-qemu" to start Qemu
 >> when the Qemu command line is set in the defconfig (this would avoid adding
 >> several launch.sh script).

 > So something like

 > 	string "qemu launch command"
 > 	help
 > 	  Command to launch qemu. If this is defined, 'make run-qemu' can be
 > 	  used to build everything and launch qemu.

 > ifneq ($(HOST_QEMU_LAUNCH_ARGS),)
 > run-qemu: world
 > 	$(Q)$(HOST_QEMU) <kernel args> <rootfs args> $(HOST_QEMU_LAUNCH_ARGS)
 > endif

 > Looks like a good idea indeed!

Cute. The kernel arguments (-kernel path/to/kernel/image) could indeed
probably be standardized, but we do some to have quite some variation in
the rootfs arguments.

But OK, we could start with just including the rootfs argument in

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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