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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [buildbot] Change display from default 'compile' / 'compiling' / 'compile failed'
Date Thu, 08 Dec 2011 09:41:46 GMT
On 8 December 2011 08:21, Gavin McDonald <gavin@16degrees.com.au> wrote:
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: sebb [mailto:sebbaz@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Monday, 5 December 2011 4:42 AM
>> To: builds@apache.org
>> Subject: Re: [buildbot] Change display from default 'compile' /
> 'compiling' /
>> 'compile failed'
>>
>> On 21 November 2011 12:01, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Buildbot jobs tend to use a lot of 'compile' steps to run Ant targets;
>> > however, not all such targets are compile phases.
>> >
>> > It would be nice to be able to change the text that is displayed in
>> > the logs, so it is obvious what the step is without having to look at
>> > the log.
>> >
>> > Is this possible?
>>
>> Ping - anyone?
>
> Yep sorry.
>
> Compile command does not take args for descriptions, sure it can be extended
> to do so but I'd like to stay on course
> for a pure upstream Buildbot. (We only have a couple of custom methods to
> keep track of).

OK.

Perhaps the authors will provide such an enhancement in future, as is
would be useful for complicated jobs with multiple real compiles ...

> Luckily ShellCommand provides a description and descriptionDone which gets
> displayed. Technically you don't need
> Compile anyway so please see  r799926 where I went ahead and changed it all
> around. Your next build should be a
> bit more useful. Feel free to tweak as necessary.

Thanks.

> Gav...
>
>

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