[Nut-upsdev] Re: Buildbot up and running

Arnaud Quette aquette.dev at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 12:23:34 UTC 2007

2007/4/9, Charles Lepple <clepple at gmail.com>:
> On 4/7/07, Charles Lepple <clepple at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Since the build process consists of a 'make distcheck', we end up with
> > a SVN snapshot with ./configure already built. This should help new
> > users who might not have all the autotools installed.
> Slight correction: it runs 'make distcheck-light'. Eagle-eyed readers
> may have noticed this in the logs already :-) e.g.:
> http://buildbot.ghz.cc/public/nut/Debian-etch-PowerPC/builds/25/step-compile/0
> Essentially, the more packages you have installed, the more coverage
> testing we do. But I understand that some platforms don't need HAL
> (it's probably not going on my Mac OS X machine anytime soon), and not
> having a given package also verifies that the autoconf tests work in
> the absence of that package.

uhuh, kudos Charles. That's a great thing ;-)

let's talk about that a bit later on (maybe not the next week end),
since I'll have some machine to add to the pool... just got to check
which, and to get a ping from you if you see too much lag from me.

maybe a good thing, while waiting, would be to open a task, and list
the interesting systems to have in order to get the best test
Can you please also take care of that Charles?

thanks for your good work,
Linux / Unix Expert - MGE UPS SYSTEMS - R&D Dpt
Network UPS Tools (NUT) Project Leader - http://www.networkupstools.org/
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