[Python-Dev] Possible language summit topic: buildbots
solipsis at pitrou.net
Sun Oct 25 20:23:07 CET 2009
Martin v. Löwis <martin <at> v.loewis.de> writes:
> If it's offline too often, I'm skeptical that it would be useful. If
> you report breakage after a day, then it will be difficult to attribute
> this to a specific commit. It is most useful to have continuous
> integration if error reports are instantaneous.
Not only, but it's useful to have a stable set of buildbots, so that when a test
fails, you know whether it's a new problem caused by a recent revision, or
rather an already existing problem on this platform.
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