[Python-Dev] All green!

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Sat Mar 18 05:15:27 CET 2006

Tim Peters wrote:
> After backporting a patch from Neal (to make test_timeout less likely
> to fail on the Mac buildbot slave living at python.org), all 14
> columns in
>     http://www.python.org/dev/buildbot/all/
> are green.  Yippee!  Let's keep 'em that way.  You can all take the
> weekend off ;-)
> I believe it's possible to fiddle the buildbot master to send email
> when a test run fails, and maybe it's time to start doing that.

Neal's already set it up to email the Python checkins list when something breaks.

It already told me about a bug in the PEP 338 tests that meant they wouldn't 
work on Windows. The combination of -uall and rerunning with -v when a test 
fails is really quite effective.


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at gmail.com   |   Brisbane, Australia

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