Students Wanted for ESA Summer of Code In Space

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Tue May 6 22:24:54 UTC 2014

Should have included the URL:

Please pass along to European students and university contacts.


On 5/6/2014 5:11 PM, Joel Sherrill wrote:
> RTEMS is fortunate enough to be included once again in the ESA
> Summer of Code in Space. We want students! :)
> This year we want to encourage the SOCIS students to focus on
>  improvements to our new rtems-test Python framework. This
> will include:
> + adding more BSPs (simulators and real boards) to rtems-test
> + building more simulators with the RTEMS Source
>    - if successful, sim-scripts should be obsolete
> + integrating coverage runs into rtems-test
> + improvements to the coverage test reporting
>    - reporting should be on "module" level. Too coarse now.
>    - some scripts could be migrated to Python
> Although this sounds like very specific and focused work, it is
> actually a lot of work and covers a lot of area.  Interestingly,
> a lot of this work is in Python so should be approachable by
> more students.

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