Re: update on binary upload restrictions
Tollef Fog Heen a écrit :
> * Joey Hess
> | > (b) source only uploads are in my experience very often badly tested
> | > if they're even tested at all. For a long time after Ubuntu
> | > switched to source only uploads, it was really obvious that a
> | > large number of them hadn't even been test built, never mind
> | > installed or used.
> | Hmm, are you implying that it eventually got better?
> It seems to have gotten better now, yes. However, people are often
> quite happy to just throw source at the buildds until it builds, at
> least unless they're told not to. This is less of a problem for
> Ubuntu than Debian because Ubuntu's slowest arch is quite fast, while
> doing the same to the Debian ARM port would make the buildd (and the
> buildd operator) very unhappy.
They are fast ARM machines, one other solution would be to have fast ARM
build daemons. But then the problem would be for m68k.
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