Re: open issues with the hppa port
On Fri, Sep 11, 2009 at 1:06 PM, dann frazier<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> lafayette is hosted by Thibaut @ ESIEE - I'm not sure what hardware it
> is or what kernel it runs. It only does security builds as I
> understand it, which should keep the load relatively low.
Thibaut indicates that this machine may be doing stable and security
builds. Whom do I contact to find that out?
> The remaining boxes are hosted here in Fort Collins.
> paer - this is supposed to be a porterbox (developer access, no
> buildd), but we've been running a buildd on it for a while because of
> its relative stability. It is an A-class (PA8700 - 750MHz) paer runs a
> standard lenny kernel (2.6.26-based).
> peri and penalosa are identical boxes - both "model 9000/785/J6700".
> They are the ones we currently have running 2.6.31-rc6 kernels.
What happened to sarti? Loosing a box like that would certainly add
load to the others.
>> >> Are you allowed to boot a kernel/initrd that I send you?
>> > I don't see why not, assuming these changes don't add a risk of
>> > producing bad binaries.
>> To be safe, I think we should be throwing away the packages built when
>> running the instrumented kernel. Is there a way we can do that? Can
>> you find that out for me?
> That would probably need to be answered by LaMont - he's the buildd
> admin for these boxes.
OK, I'll wait for LaMont to comment.