Re: Sourceful uploads [Re: Upcoming FTPMaster meeting]
On Sun, 13 Feb 2011 23:40:25 +0100, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
> ]] Philipp Kern
> | Actually those build failures are nowadays sent to the PTS for further
> | distribution (the "buildd" keyword). I don't know how many are
> subscribed | to those notifications, though. (After all, they're not
> automatically | sent to the maintainer.)
> Would people be opposed to changing that? I would be quite happy to get
> mails if my packages FTBFS on various architectures, and I believe I'm
> competent to at least usually see if something fails because of
> something obvious or if it looks like a chroot/buildd issue. FWIW,
> Ubuntu mails maintainers on build failures (at least in PPAs), and I've
> found that to work well.
AFAIK, that service also mails when the build was successful, leading to
a lot of noise.