W dniu sobota, 27 stycznia 2018 02:31:12 UTC+1 użytkownik Andrew David Wong napisał: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 2018-01-26 09:37, Marek Marczykowski-Górecki wrote: > > Hi, > > > > Manual testing of installation is a time consuming job, so I was looking > > for some tool to automate it. And found one: > > > > http://open.qa/ > > > > This works by launching the system under test in KVM and then interact > > with it as user would do (mouse clicks, keyboard etc). Then compare > > screenshots (or parts of it). > > The nice thing is when using new new enough KVM, qemu and hardware with > > VT-x + EPT, Qubes installation works there! In theory KVM supports even > > nested virtualization, so HVM should works inside such setup, but in > > practice Xen and/or qemu crashes badly... But PV works fine, which is > > enough for installation testing. > > > > I've uploaded some basic tests here: > > https://github.com/marmarek/openqa-tests-qubesos > > > > The problem is we don't have a place to host it in long run. While I can > > launch it from time to time on one of my testing laptops, it doesn't > > scale well. And access to it is restricted, which limit who can work on > > this (and on issues found by tests). > > > > Does anyone have some place/recommendation where to look? Hardware we > > need: > > - CPU with VT-x + EPT, so KVM will work with reasonable performance ( > > means a physical machine, not virtual one) > > - 6-8 GB RAM (4GB for KVM + something for OpenQA itself) > > - 50 GB of disk (preferably more) > > > > Does anyone have a spare machine running somewhere, and willing to > > share? > > > > Alternatively, it looks like we can get one for ~70 EUR/month. Andrew, > > Michael, could we use opencollective money for this? > > > > The OpenCollective money is supposed to be used to pay developers to > work on the open-source version of Qubes. While this would not be a > direct payment to a developer, I can see how it would qualify, since > it's directly saving you and other devs time and work that would > otherwise have to be spent on testing. I think it would adhere to the > spirit of the rule, which is that the money should be spent on > improving the open-source version of Qubes. (Arguably, it would be > even more efficient than paying a developer directly, since Qubes > would probably benefit a lot more from the testing bought by that ~70 > EUR/month than it would from the tiny amount of developer time ~70 > EUR/month would pay for.) > > However, I'd be surprised if there were no one in the Qubes community > willing to share a suitable machine for this purpose. My guess is that > there aren't as many readers on qubes-project as there are on > qubes-devel and qubes-users, so I'm CCing those other lists. > > - -- > Andrew David Wong (Axon) > Community Manager, Qubes OS > https://www.qubes-os.org > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > > iQIzBAEBCgAdFiEEZQ7rCYX0j3henGH1203TvDlQMDAFAlpr1ioACgkQ203TvDlQ > MDBZaA/9HZWo8gZh5UsrKEAWIC4c4b4hnL2U0NZvqi508qbr65DmqW67y/QGXA0q > EI3VNHpNrhL99jpWGlsGnN3K1Dss+NKKEk82AVsqw6in9P1LA+9CyMjf3TQB1yLn > QkWyFc0E/+wN4ExpMgUuX7kqTv9TgjPrFki+KajpsIvQpXDOqMxM6vNdYitI8fer > B1cpIn0gS17ANcvlXJU2OhLKEradX6msZJdAYWlrZPpy7XEIPtnJTugsN5fm6kr/ > ChsQtGH7OTHIJkd0pEr9YODhyr/Tpp6OYDwsQL1uWW4W8K03Mhmh5q+MuKg/scvG > nv8vINL0wo010GdiqsU/bvqB7pYkOFcdsghgM3gy1jBK8E7aR4KgNrafKn22D7eu > fC0Y2LlJmGZ6s+l//sfI6YIMi/iCj+6zUHXLdcGrLI9v+iYu23/9Lz6oyKl1Vedv > +6zh0PasElJXxAgdBGN7Se16ApC8/cTLeEcHhAQ1No/Tye3TaYE1U4ouj+9d6o1l > f7LLiSs1wxmBZcRdK09yK7zqcqi92NsgwBzmKwoz6fQFljo+G3/giar0xZ+8HPXN > HTnQ0von8o22yoK7x5H9jc+Fmq32zUvmYy2R3dAkY8PVmOgVEyf5z2OY3q0HEiEK > 25kYJw9tdC7ZS6kI22l4tLGaAm6ntoM/ZbFUG0wrpESunWVrZOE= > =EIwB > -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
I have a spare machine I can donate. If any of the Qubes devs are Warsaw-based I can even bring it over. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/c33647fa-a990-4f18-ab1c-79a920363772%40googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.