MP Build... FYI
Mary Lou Jepsen
mlj at laptop.org
Sun Nov 4 09:11:34 EST 2007
We are putting on three builds tomorrow
MP quanta standard test build
MP suspend/resume 24 hour test
MP ship build (need to de-activate, after allowing activation for
also 624 and 625 wake up on a network ping - and not 623 - which may be
the best candidate for MP ship build.
- Mary Lou
On Sun, 2007-11-04 at 09:49 -0400, Walter Bender wrote:
> To summarize:
> (1) We have consensus from both OLPC and Quanta that we do NOT put
> bits on any MP machines that have not gone through our testing
> regimes. This means that 625 will NOT go on any machines until we have
> tested it.
> (2) We have tested 624.
> (3) OLPC believes that the risk associated with the DCON bug, given
> the lack of aggressive suspend/resume in the 624 build, is minimal.
> (4) We believe that the kernel patch in 625 is adequate to address the
> DCON bug. This is being tested now.
> Until we reach conclusion re 625, we should be using 624 for MP.
> If 625 does indeed fix the DCON bug, then we should roll over to it,
> if and only if we are able to find adequate testing resources. The
> changes will be incorporated into Update.1 regardless.
> If 625 does not fix the DCON bug, we need to consider alternatives.
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