Chapter 14. Benchmarking the Impact of Faulty Drivers: Application to the Linux Kernel

  1. Karama Kanoun1 and
  2. Lisa Spainhower2
  1. Arnaud Albinet,
  2. Jean Arlat and
  3. Jean-Charles Fabre

Published Online: 7 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470370506.ch14

Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems

Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems

How to Cite

Albinet, A., Arlat, J. and Fabre, J.-C. (2008) Benchmarking the Impact of Faulty Drivers: Application to the Linux Kernel, in Dependability Benchmarking for Computer Systems (eds K. Kanoun and L. Spainhower), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470370506.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    LAAS-CNRS, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France

  2. 2

    IBM, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. LAAS-CNRS, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470230558

Online ISBN: 9780470370506

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Keywords:

  • software-implemented fault injection (SWIFI) technique;
  • RoCADE (robustness characterization against driver errors) platform;
  • shadow driver and problem revealing only strategy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Context and Definition of the Approach

  • The Driver Programming Interface

  • The Benchmarking Attributes

  • The Experimental Testbed: The Rocade Platform

  • Results and Analyses

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • References