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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: Jenkins builds
Date Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:29:03 GMT
After entering my credit card, I now have working Azure VM again.  Builds
should start running shortly.  Or so I hope.  I’ll check it tomorrow (for

If anyone has the time and a server to use to clone some of these builds,
I’ll try to figure out how to do that.


On 9/24/15, 9:03 AM, "Harbs" <harbs.lists@gmail.com> wrote:

>Time is the key… ;-) I have very little of that, and I don’t know the
>first thing about setting up Jenkins.
>But, I’d be happy to give anyone on the PMC access to the servers so
>folks can help with the fiddling.
>On Sep 24, 2015, at 6:59 PM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>> If you are volunteering to take over the builds, that would be great.  I
>> don’t know how much time you have to fiddle with this.  I may just renew
>> my Azure with the cheapest option and see if it will work with 1 core
>> we don’t lose the setup.  Then you’ll have an idea of what we might cost
>> if we switch to AWS.  I haven’t talked to Azure folks directly, but it
>> looked like the step up to the next level was significant in cost.
>> Moving some jobs to other servers would also help ensure 1 core works.
>> The most time consuming build, IIRC, is the main Flex SDK release
>> packaging build.
>> Thanks,
>> -Alex
>> On 9/24/15, 8:52 AM, "Harbs" <harbs.lists@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 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 seamless.
>>> 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
>>>> 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
>>>>> 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
>>>>>> 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
>>>>>> a while.  Good thing we didn’t use that otherwise we’d be
>>>>>> I
>>>>>> think we may be able to get Linux VMs from Apache, but I think
>>>>>> would prefer that volunteers put up the “money” for these VMs
>>>>>> 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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