[Python-Dev] kill_python on windows buildbots

Hirokazu Yamamoto ocean-city at m2.ccsnet.ne.jp
Wed Dec 8 07:12:32 CET 2010

On 2010/12/08 0:11, David Bolen wrote:
> In thinking about it some more, I suppose there's still a small window
> for a loss of communication during a test which results in clean not
> being run (which could then block the next svn checkout without an
> opportunity to kill the processes), so maybe the right place is
> actually at the end of the test batch file which is the step during
> which such hung processes might get generated?  I don't know the
> history, if any, of it's current location in the flow.

Yes, but test can freeze. In that case, I'm worried that
   rt.bat .... # freeze here (will be halt by buildbot)
   vcbuild .... & kill_python_d # Will this be called?
in test.bat.

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