From: Gennadiy Rozental (gennadiy.rozental_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-04-21 15:53:42
"Rene Rivera" <grafik.list_at_[hidden]> wrote in message
> Gennadiy Rozental wrote:
>>>The rationale behind the "timely" goal is that developers will benefit
>>>tremendously from faster feedback, both for HEAD and active branches.
>>>Automating the feedback will free developers from having to track what is
>>>happening on many different platforms.
>> Will it allow to test against non-HEAD branches? How would it work?
> Perhaps the best response to the non-HEAD question is to post the
> configuration for the bot I'm currently running:
> As you can see testing on other branches is changing the "branch = HEAD"
> option above. Not that I've tried this yet :-) So it's likely to have
> initial problems. For those curious I added the code to the sandbox CVS
> under boost-sandbox/tools/boostbot/.
Arhh, I hoped it would allow me to test my staff against development
branch. Which doesn't seems to be the case since it's buildbot administrator
who specify branch for whole tree, not a developer in hers Jamfile.
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