Re: Announcement/RFC: jhbuild continuous integration testing

On Thu, Feb 14, 2013 at 07:12:10AM +0100, Martin Pitt wrote:
That is indeed the long-term plan, but there's still some work to be
done before we can do that. The machine we are running this on has 64
2.7 GHz cores and 64 GB of RAM, that really isn't a bottleneck right
now. The main two problems right now are that the "jhbuild update"
stage takes some 5 minutes to update all the ~ 160 git trees, and
that jhbuild build doesn't parallelize at all, i. e. build modules
which don't depend on each other could build in parallel.

Could you perhaps do a test that does 10 git checkouts at once (real
ones, while things are updated and so on)? I think you might eventually
run into issues with the bandwidth between Red Hat NOC and Canonical

If you see a bottleneck problem, please say so so that it can be worked
on at the same time as parallelizing jhbuild. E.g. there was a plan to
mirror, but there are also a few GNOME servers @
Canonical that could be reused.


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