From: Ames, Andreas (Andreas) (ames_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-06-08 06:52:07
> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden]
> [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Stefan Seefeld
> Sent: Thursday, June 07, 2007 6:10 PM
> Subject: Re: [boost] [boost_at_home] revolutionary solution to
> create a testing farm
> Janek Kozicki wrote:
> > Hi,
> > go ahead and call me crazy :) I couldn't sleep last night thinking
> > about the problems that boost has with the testing process.
> > Although the roots of my idea were different it turns out to be very
> > similar to well known SETI_at_Home project. Therefore I call
> it Boost_at_Home :)
> I have made a similar proposal:
> Though, unfortunately, nobody seems to have picked up the topic.
> I don't think anything as radical as a VM is needed, really. Instead,
> the harness needs to be (incrementally) refined to
> 1) control as much of the development environment to which
> the build process is exposed
> 2) report all free parameters that influence the outcome.
> I think this is achievable, using a buildbot setup.
I wonder why you don't bring your own QMTest to the table. Wouldn't it
also nicely fit into the boost picture?
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