poudriere fetch timeout?
smithi at nimnet.asn.au
Thu Dec 25 06:24:09 UTC 2014
In freebsd-questions Digest, Vol 551, Issue 3, Message: 21
On Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:20:49 +0000 Matthew Seaman <matthew at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> On 24/12/2014 00:09, Brian W. wrote:
> > How long will it be till package builds happen nearly immediately after a
> > commit change. It seems this is viewed optionally now and this is why folks
> > are asking so many questions about this.
> When the hardware fairies[*] come along and wave their magic wands over
> all the racks and conjure up about as much compute capacity again as is
> currently available to build packages with. Unfortunately, unlike the
> tooth fairy (who takes away teeth and leaves money in their place),
> hardware fairies work the other way round. They want a tidy heap of
> currency first. And unlike Santa's Elves who can deliver a world's
> worth of presents faster than even the wildest wet dreams of an Amazon
> executive, their magics take some time to brew, until there are properly
> fettled servers happily chugging away building packages at all hours of
> day and night.
> [*] I'm sure the FreeBSD Foundation guys who are actually *paying* for
> the kit, and the clusteradmin guys who install and manage it all will
> not mind my referring to them as such.
I expect they'll be chuffed. 'Tis the season for silly hats anyway ..
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