Re: build-time testing of pure arch:all packages
On 22/06/12 at 09:37 +0200, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 12:29:48AM -0400, Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:
> > I was thinking about a bit more automated way... ideally (in the long
> > run) even that FTBFS (e.g. due to failed tests or some other arch
> > specific quirks) would forbid automatic migration to wheezy etc --
> > kinda full blown benefits from the Debian infrastructure without
> > much of work from my side ;)
> Did you check if the QA rebuilds try to, or could be asked to, build
> arch:all packages? If so, it'd be a good start to routinely do
> archive-wide rebuilds of arch:all packages as we routinely do rebuilds
> of arch:any packages.
> (Cc:-ing Lucas, for his great work on QA rebuilds.)
In my archive rebuilds, I rebuild arch:all packages and file bugs when
they fail to build (see the large amount of bugs filed against perl
modules due to test suites failures).
Those rebuilds happen once or twice a month on average.