[webkit-dev] New mailling list for buildbot events?

Adam Barth abarth at webkit.org
Fri Jan 14 11:48:09 PST 2011

On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 8:06 AM, William Siegrist <wsiegrist at apple.com> wrote:
> On Jan 13, 2011, at 7:33 PM, Ryosuke Niwa wrote:
>> Getting build bots result for every single revision seems quite noisy.  Will be possible to have a page where I can signup for an email or is it too hard to maintain?
>> e.g. If I'm the author of revision X, and I'd like to make sure X passed on all the bots but don't want to waste time by staring at build.webkit.org/ for an hour.  So being able to go to some page where I can ask "email me whenever bots fail for X" will be quite useful.
> No, that sounds like an enhancement for Sheriffbot.

Sheriffbot can do a bunch of these things.  To the extent that
buildbot can solve these problems out-of-the-box, it probably makes
sense to use buildbot's machinery.  If we would need to modify
buildbot, it probably makes sense to teach sheriffbot how to solve
that problem instead.


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