Version 3 (modified by jesstess, 8 years ago) (diff)


Using Buildbot

Always run buildbot against a branch before merging it it trunk.

  1. Get the script out of exarkun's sandbox.
  2. Run the script on your branch with python /branches/<branch name> '<Comment>'
    • Note the forward slash before 'branches' and the lack of a forward slash after the branch name
  3. Look at the results at the URL<branch name>
    • The latest trunk build can been viewed at
  4. For complicated patches or ones that are likely to tickle cross-platform problems, it's useful to link to buildbot results in the ticket to show that the patch doesn't break any builds.