Re: How are huge, daily builds handeled?
On Fri, Nov 24, 2000 at 10:39:47AM +0100, Andreas Schuldei wrote:
> I would like to provide the wine snapshots as debian packages.
Cool. That would save me the trouble of building them myself :)
I don't think I can really help with the distribution(@home wouldn't
appreciate), but I'd be willing to let somebody use my system to build.
> THe builds are demanding, though (list is from the guy who did this before):
> - about 4 Pentium-133 CPU-hours per build (between
> 1 and 7 builds per week),
Athlon 600, 15minutes
> - about 96MB of RAM,
> - about 700MB of free disk space for the builds (these really
> should be accessible online, at least the build logs),
Should be able to free that up.
> - connectivity to the Internet during the build process (fetch the Debian
> packaging for Wine and the latest Wine revision from CVS),
not-to-bad Cable modem
> - a public web site to serve the files for download (may be the
> same machine that does the builds),
Don't know if I can help you there.
> - about 20 MB of disk space for the source and binary packages
> on that web site,
> - enough bandwidth to serve this to ~800 users per day,
This would be the problem.
- Nick Lopez
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