[webkit-dev] Towards a commit-queue

Adam Barth abarth at webkit.org
Sat Aug 1 20:36:50 PDT 2009

On Sat, Aug 1, 2009 at 12:53 PM, Jeremy Orlow<jorlow at chromium.org> wrote:
> Btw, I see one downside to a commit queue:  When you manually commit
> something, you're supposed to watch the build bots for breakage.  If the
> submit queue is running all the tests on all the platforms then it doesn't
> really matter, but if not there'll need to be automated rollbacks when
> things break on the waterfall build bots.  This could easily become
> complicated if the commit queue can submit multiple patches before the
> waterfall bots show green for the previous patch.

We're a ways from having a fully automated commit queue.  When I run
the commit-queue script, I also watch the bots and clean up manually
as needed.  (So far this hasn't been necessary, but I'm sure it will
be at some point.)


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