Re: Bits from the FTPMaster meeting
On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 09:38:38AM -0600, Steve Langasek wrote:
> requiring binary uploads ensures that the package has been build-tested
> *somewhere* prior to upload, and avoids clogging up the buildds with
> preventable failures (some of which will happen only at the end of the
> build, which may tie up the buildd for quite a long time).
Sorting the build queue by "number of architectures that have already
built the package" would avoid this problem nicely.