Quote Originally Posted by locovaca View Post
If I had to guess, he's just doing testing and fixing of PTS under a VM instead of a physical box.
Time for you to re-read the article.

"Due to the GNU Hurd kernel not supporting more modern hardware at this time, the testing will be limited to different KVM/QEMU configurations."

"Results should be out next week."

That says in non-confusing language that he's actually going into it for the numbers.