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From Harbs <harbs.li...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Jenkins builds
Date Thu, 24 Sep 2015 15:52:05 GMT
OK. I have a bunch of AWS instances. The cheap linux instances are less than $10 per month.

If we create a new account, we’d even get a cheap instance free for a year.

I can create a new account for Flex. If we do need to upgrade the instance, that’s pretty

On Sep 24, 2015, at 6:11 PM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:

> The only reason to use Azure is because I had one set up already, although
> they have said they will delete it soon.
> My VM is only running builds and not mustella, so I am going to try the
> cheapest Azure option and see how it goes.  If it is enough for the builds
> then I can handle the cost.
> -Alex
> On 9/24/15, 8:08 AM, "Harbs" <harbs.lists@gmail.com> wrote:
>> What kind of machine do we need for Jenkins? Would an AWS instance work
>> and if yes what size machine would we need? Is there a reason to use
>> Azure over AWS?
>> On Sep 24, 2015, at 4:19 PM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>>> I’m about to give up on waiting and pull out my credit card.  No idea
>>> why I’m not getting any attention from the free MSDN program.
>>> The PMC has the credentials to log into Erik’s VM and reboot from
>>> within the VM and same for my VM.  Getting others access from the Azure
>>> manager might require giving up more control than we should, especially
>>> if my credit card is on the line.
>>> It turns out that Apache doesn’t have Azure VMs anymore.  They did for
>>> a while.  Good thing we didn’t use that otherwise we’d be scrambling.  I
>>> think we may be able to get Linux VMs from Apache, but I think Apache
>>> would prefer that volunteers put up the “money” for these VMs by paying
>>> (or getting for free) VMs outside a.o to offload bandwidth costs.
>>> -Alex
>>> From: Tom Chiverton <tc@extravision.com>
>>> Reply-To: "dev@flex.apache.org" <dev@flex.apache.org>
>>> Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 5:43 AM
>>> To: "dev@flex.apache.org" <dev@flex.apache.org>
>>> Subject: Jenkins builds
>>> What are the blockers to getting both our Jenkins back on line ?
>>> I think Alex is hoping a free Microsoft VM will arrive for his one,
>>> that's apacheflexbuild.cloudapp.net right ?
>>> What about flex-mustella.cloudapp.net ?
>>> Could we get the accounts shared around more people so we're not
>>> reliant on one person being around to reboot them ? Or run them on
>>> Apache VMs ?
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