Subject: Re: [boost] PSA: Travis OS X bottleneck, <cxxstd> new Boost.Build feature
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-10-27 17:12:26
Tom Kent wrote:
> It seems like this would be a great instance where the steering committee
> could allocate some of the organization's funds to directly improve the
> infrastructure being used by our team. I believe that we could upgrade our
> Travis account to a paid one for a couple hundred a month to get more
> build resources.
One should keep in mind though that we currently get 5 jobs, which is only
exceeded by the most expensive paid plan ($489).
> Maybe we just need to have someone on the project contact them and get our
> free quota raised?
The problem is not in our quota. Travis has 180 macOS jobs allocated for
open source projects, and those 180 jobs do not appear sufficient.