#buildbot: weekly

Meeting started by djmitche at 16:31:33 UTC (full logs).

Meeting summary

  1. Introduction (djmitche, 16:31:41)
  2. week in review (djmitche, 16:33:33)
    1. metabuildbot PR#58 - recreate the virtualenv if it is too old (djmitche, 16:34:05)
    2. http://trac.buildbot.net/ticket/3588 - duplicate tags causes DB inconsistency (djmitche, 16:40:20)
    3. Buildbot PR#2332 Increased size of builder identifier from 20 to 50 (djmitche, 16:41:50)

  3. 0.8.x release (djmitche, 16:43:47)
    1. next steps for 0.8.13: finalize release notes, cut the release (djmitche, 16:46:50)
    2. no known bugs or PRs blocking the release (djmitche, 16:47:12)
    3. no features backported to 0.8.13 beyond those for which contributors provided an eight patch (djmitche, 16:48:00)
    4. hope to have release within a week (djmitche, 16:48:12)

  4. 0.9.0rc1 release (djmitche, 16:48:30)
    1. got some bug reports on the mailing list for rc1, so rc2 is delayed until those are fixed (djmitche, 16:49:23)
    2. accumulating a backlog of bugs to fix (currently 10) (djmitche, 16:50:47)

  5. Hyper.sh integration (djmitche, 16:51:55)
    1. Hyper.sh integration is mostly complete; remainder are important fixes to latent support (djmitche, 16:54:08)
    2. Meeting with Hyper people on Thursday to demo the results (djmitche, 16:54:49)

  6. MOSS Projects (djmitche, 16:56:45)
    1. http://trac.buildbot.net/ticket/3392 (djmitche, 16:58:31)
    2. Mozilla is looking for status (djmitche, 16:58:39)
    3. slave -> worker bounty is on track (djmitche, 16:58:48)
    4. EC2 support bounty has no takers yet (djmitche, 16:58:57)
    5. ec2 is a competitor to hyper (djmitche, 17:09:02)
    6. http://trac.buildbot.net/wiki/BountyProgram (djmitche, 17:13:53)
    7. http://trac.buildbot.net/ticket/2935 is really EC2 specific (tardyp, 17:14:10)
    8. ACTION: djmitche to modify EC2 bounty project as discussed and re-advertise it to mailing lists (djmitche, 17:21:29)
    9. suggestion is to limit the project to (1) establish a well-defined and tested way of running Buildbot with EC2 and (2) make spot-instance requests more reliable (djmitche, 17:22:04)
    10. broken up into two separate bounties, $1k < x < $5k (djmitche, 17:22:22)


Meeting ended at 17:24:14 UTC (full logs).

Action items

  1. djmitche to modify EC2 bounty project as discussed and re-advertise it to mailing lists


Action items, by person

  1. djmitche
    1. djmitche to modify EC2 bounty project as discussed and re-advertise it to mailing lists


People present (lines said)

  1. djmitche (145)
  2. sa2ajj (62)
  3. tardyp (45)
  4. bdbaddog (8)
  5. rutsky (6)
  6. bb-trac (5)
  7. bb-supy (4)
  8. cmouse (1)
  9. verm__ (1)


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