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From Dylan Hutchison <dhutc...@cs.washington.edu>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Jenkins notifications to dev list?
Date Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:17:41 GMT
On the other hand, sending failed build notifications to the dev list
motivates us to not break the tests and make the tests stable.  I'll leave
it to your decision Chris, unless others have an opinion.

On Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 8:54 PM, Christopher <ctubbsii@apache.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 11:02 PM Dylan Hutchison <
> dhutchis@cs.washington.edu>
> wrote:
>
> > On Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 4:36 PM, Christopher <ctubbsii@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > > Okay, so after some investigation (
> > > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INFRA-12252), it appears that
> > > notifications@ is simply configured to block email from non apache
> > > addresses.
> > >
> > > So, I have three possible solutions, if the Accumulo devs wish to
> receive
> > > build notifications from my instance of Jenkins:
> > >
> > > 1. I use my personal ASF creds on Jenkins to send build notifications
> as
> > > myself.
> > > 2. The Accumulo project request the configuration of notifications@ to
> > be
> > > changed to allow non-apache addresses.
> > >
> >
> > #2 sounds ideal to me, if possible.  Sending build emails to dev would
> > drive some people to un-subscribe.  On the other hand, people that sign
> up
> > for notifications@ are asking for it.
> >
> >
> My reason for being reluctant to pick #2 as my preference was that I don't
> know what additional burden that might place on the moderators. Plus, INFRA
> (or, at least Gavin, on that ticket and in HipChat when I thanked him for
> clarifying) seemed pretty satisfied with the existing conventions of being
> @
> apache.org only. I'd prefer to conform to Foundation-wide conventions when
> it comes to infra stuffs, whenever possible. I know how much work it is on
> INFRA to constantly ask them for special requests which diverge from the
> norm, especially when they are managing so much already.
>
> Breaking conventions within our community like #3 posed would be preferable
> to me, rather than breaking Foundation-wide infra conventions. But, you're
> right that it could annoy subscribers. If I remember correctly, Commons is
> one community which does this, sending build notifications to their dev
> list.
>
>
> > Another option is a new email list.  It doesn't even have to be
> > ASF-affiliated.  It could be some list you personally create that many
> > Accumulo devs personally decide to sign up for.
> >
> >
> That's possible. I could set up a list specifically associated with that
> Jenkins server. It already has an RSS feed, which might be better, though,
> if people want to subscribe to builds that way. The main purpose of me
> setting it up was to provide direct feedback to this community, though,
> rather than force folks to go seek out that feedback. If the RSS feed is
> sufficient for people, then that would save me some trouble, though... it's
> certainly the easiest thing to do (nothing).
>
> Plus, it is also putting notifications in IRC. So maybe, RSS+IRC is more
> than enough.
>
>
> > 3. I configure Jenkins to post to the dev list (if possible).
> > >
> > > My preference in order is #3, then #2, then #1 last.
> > >
> >
>

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