For your consideration: Secondary Architectures in Fedora

Dave Jones davej at
Thu May 31 21:08:27 UTC 2007

On Thu, May 31, 2007 at 10:04:36PM +0100, David Woodhouse wrote:
 > On Thu, 2007-05-31 at 16:54 -0400, Dave Jones wrote:
 > > It takes around 6 hours on a good day to get builds through koji
 > > right now for all archs.  If we add more archs, and they
 > > fail to compile/link after a few hours, that's a sizable amount of
 > > hours I've just lost waiting for the build system.
 > Not if you get to just click a 'push it anyway' button.

Push what anyway ? If a build fails, we don't have anything to push.
Pushing half the completed x86 builds sounds like a really bad idea.
(Having seen the fallout already from dependancies on all archs
 having the same version kernel in the repo).



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