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2022-05-02kunit: add ability to specify suite-level init and exit functionsDaniel Latypov1-8/+11
KUnit has support for setup/cleanup logic for each test case in a suite. But it lacks the ability to specify setup/cleanup for the entire suite itself. This can be used to do setup that is too expensive or cumbersome to do for each test. Or it can be used to do simpler things like log debug information after the suite completes. It's a fairly common feature, so the lack of it is noticeable. Some examples in other frameworks and languages: * https://docs.python.org/3/library/unittest.html#setupclass-and-teardownclass * https://google.github.io/googletest/reference/testing.html#Test::SetUpTestSuite Meta: This is very similar to this patch here: https://lore.kernel.org/linux-kselftest/20210805043503.20252-3-bvanassche@acm.org/ The changes from that patch: * pass in `struct kunit *` so users can do stuff like `kunit_info(suite, "debug message")` * makes sure the init failure is bubbled up as a failure * updates kunit-example-test.c to use a suite init * Updates kunit/usage.rst to mention the new support * some minor cosmetic things * use `suite_{init,exit}` instead of `{init/exit}_suite` * make suite init error message more consistent w/ test init * etc. Signed-off-by: Daniel Latypov <dlatypov@google.com> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2022-02-08Documentation: KUnit: Fix usage bugAkira Kawata1-1/+1
Fix a bug of kunit documentation. Link: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=205773 : Quoting Steve Pfetsch: : : kunit documentation is incorrect: : https://kunit.dev/third_party/stable_kernel/docs/usage.html : struct rectangle *self = container_of(this, struct shape, parent); : : : Shouldn't it be: : struct rectangle *self = container_of(this, struct rectangle, parent); : ? Signed-off-by: Akira Kawata <akirakawata1@gmail.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2021-12-23Documentation: KUnit: Rework writing page to focus on writing testsHarinder Singh1-325/+253
We now have dedicated pages on running tests. Therefore refocus the usage page on writing tests and add content from tips page and information on other architectures. Signed-off-by: Harinder Singh <sharinder@google.com> Reviewed-by: Tim Bird <tim.bird@sony.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Link: https://lore.kernel.org/r/20211217044911.798817-6-sharinder@google.com Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
2021-07-02Merge tag 'linux-kselftest-kunit-fixes-5.14-rc1' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/shuah/linux-kselftestLinus Torvalds1-15/+42
Pull KUnit update from Shuah Khan: "Fixes and features: - add support for skipped tests - introduce kunit_kmalloc_array/kunit_kcalloc() helpers - add gnu_printf specifiers - add kunit_shutdown - add unit test for filtering suites by names - convert lib/test_list_sort.c to use KUnit - code organization moving default config to tools/testing/kunit - refactor of internal parser input handling - cleanups and updates to documentation - code cleanup related to casts" * tag 'linux-kselftest-kunit-fixes-5.14-rc1' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/shuah/linux-kselftest: (29 commits) kunit: add unit test for filtering suites by names kasan: test: make use of kunit_skip() kunit: test: Add example tests which are always skipped kunit: tool: Support skipped tests in kunit_tool kunit: Support skipped tests thunderbolt: test: Reinstate a few casts of bitfields kunit: tool: internal refactor of parser input handling lib/test: convert lib/test_list_sort.c to use KUnit kunit: introduce kunit_kmalloc_array/kunit_kcalloc() helpers kunit: Remove the unused all_tests.config kunit: Move default config from arch/um -> tools/testing/kunit kunit: arch/um/configs: Enable KUNIT_ALL_TESTS by default kunit: Add gnu_printf specifiers lib/cmdline_kunit: Remove a cast which are no-longer required kernel/sysctl-test: Remove some casts which are no-longer required thunderbolt: test: Remove some casts which are no longer required mmc: sdhci-of-aspeed: Remove some unnecessary casts from KUnit tests iio: Remove a cast in iio-test-format which is no longer required device property: Remove some casts in property-entry-test Documentation: kunit: Clean up some string casts in examples ...
2021-06-23Documentation: kunit: Clean up some string casts in examplesDavid Gow1-4/+3
As the type checking is no longer excessively strict, get rid of the unsightly (char*) casts -- and comment discussing them -- from the KUnit usage page. Signed-off-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Reviewed-by: Daniel Latypov <dlatypov@google.com> Acked-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2021-06-17docs: dev-tools: kunit: avoid using ReST :doc:`foo` markupMauro Carvalho Chehab1-3/+5
The :doc:`foo` tag is auto-generated via automarkup.py. So, use the filename at the sources, instead of :doc:`foo`. Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Acked-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab+huawei@kernel.org> Link: https://lore.kernel.org/r/6fde409079959a95b62b9b2692503608d7ff0dbd.1623824363.git.mchehab+huawei@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
2021-06-11Documentation: kunit: document support for QEMU in kunit_toolBrendan Higgins1-11/+39
Document QEMU support, what it does, and how to use it in kunit_tool. Signed-off-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2021-01-15Documentation: kunit: include example of a parameterized testDaniel Latypov1-0/+57
Commit fadb08e7c750 ("kunit: Support for Parameterized Testing") introduced support but lacks documentation for how to use it. This patch builds on commit 1f0e943df68a ("Documentation: kunit: provide guidance for testing many inputs") to show a minimal example of the new feature. Signed-off-by: Daniel Latypov <dlatypov@google.com> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Tested-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Acked-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-12-01Documentation: kunit: provide guidance for testing many inputsDaniel Latypov1-6/+77
usage.rst goes into a detailed section about faking out classes, but currently lacks wording about how one might idiomatically test a range of inputs. Add a new chapter for "Common Patterns" and group "Isolating behvaior" and this new section under there. Give an example of how one might test a hash function via macros/helper funcs and a table-driven test and very briefly discuss pros and cons. Also highlight the KUNIT_EXPECT_*_MSG() variants (that aren't mentioned elsewhere [1]) which are particularly useful in these situations. It is also criminally underused at the moment, only appearing in 2 tests (both written by people involved in KUnit). [1] not even on https://www.kernel.org/doc/html/latest/dev-tools/kunit/api/test.html Signed-off-by: Daniel Latypov <dlatypov@google.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-11-10KUnit: Docs: usage: wording fixesRandy Dunlap1-5/+5
Fix minor grammar and punctutation glitches. Hyphenate "architecture-specific" instances. Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Cc: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Cc: linux-kselftest@vger.kernel.org Cc: kunit-dev@googlegroups.com Cc: Shuah Khan <shuah@kernel.org> Cc: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org> Cc: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-10-26Documentation: kunit: Update Kconfig parts for KUNIT's module supportSeongJae Park1-0/+5
If 'CONFIG_KUNIT=m', letting kunit tests that do not support loadable module build depends on 'KUNIT' instead of 'KUNIT=y' result in compile errors. This commit updates the document for this. Fixes: 9fe124bf1b77 ("kunit: allow kunit to be loaded as a module") Signed-off-by: SeongJae Park <sjpark@amazon.de> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-10-09Documentation: kunit: add a brief blurb about kunit_test_suiteBrendan Higgins1-0/+5
Add a brief blurb saying how and when the kunit_test_suite() macro works to the usage documentation. Signed-off-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: Stephen Boyd <sboyd@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-05-22Documentation: test.h - fix warningsLothar Rubusch1-2/+2
Fix warnings at 'make htmldocs', and formatting issues in the resulting documentation. - test.h: Fix annotation in kernel-doc parameter description. - Documentation/*.rst: Fixing formatting issues, and a duplicate label issue due to usage of sphinx.ext.autosectionlabel and identical labels within one document (sphinx warning) Signed-off-by: Lothar Rubusch <l.rubusch@gmail.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-03-26kunit: update documentation to describe debugfs representationAlan Maguire1-0/+14
Documentation should describe debugfs layout and semantics. Signed-off-by: Alan Maguire <alan.maguire@oracle.com> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@sony.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-02-10Documentation: kunit: fixed sphinx error in code blockBrendan Higgins1-0/+1
Fix a missing newline in a code block that was causing a warning: Documentation/dev-tools/kunit/usage.rst:553: WARNING: Error in "code-block" directive: maximum 1 argument(s) allowed, 3 supplied. .. code-block:: bash modprobe example-test Signed-off-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: Alan Maguire <alan.maguire@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2020-01-09kunit: update documentation to describe module-based buildAlan Maguire1-0/+16
Documentation should describe how to build kunit and tests as modules. Co-developed-by: Knut Omang <knut.omang@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Knut Omang <knut.omang@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: Alan Maguire <alan.maguire@oracle.com> Reviewed-by: Stephen Boyd <swboyd@chromium.org> Reviewed-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2019-12-09Documentation: kunit: fix typos and gramatical errorsBrendan Higgins1-12/+12
Fix typos and gramatical errors in the Getting Started and Usage guide for KUnit. Reported-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Link: https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/11156481/ Reported-by: Rinat Ibragimov <ibragimovrinat@mail.ru> Link: https://github.com/google/kunit-docs/issues/1 Signed-off-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Reviewed-by: David Gow <davidgow@google.com> Acked-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>
2019-09-30Documentation: kunit: add documentation for KUnitBrendan Higgins1-0/+576
Add documentation for KUnit, the Linux kernel unit testing framework. - Add intro and usage guide for KUnit - Add API reference Signed-off-by: Felix Guo <felixguoxiuping@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Brendan Higgins <brendanhiggins@google.com> Cc: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net> Reviewed-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org> Reviewed-by: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@deltatee.com> Reviewed-by: Stephen Boyd <sboyd@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: Shuah Khan <skhan@linuxfoundation.org>