[Buildbot-devel] BuildBot test fails on Win32 platform.

Baptiste Lepilleur blep at users.sourceforge.net
Wed Mar 9 20:22:56 UTC 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Baptiste Lepilleur" <blep at users.sourceforge.net>
To: <buildbot-devel at lists.sourceforge.net>
Sent: Wednesday, March 09, 2005 9:05 PM
Subject: [Buildbot-devel] BuildBot test fails on Win32 platform.

>     I'm trying to install buildbot on windows. Following the README
> instructions, I started by running the trial tests. I end up with 5
> & 15 errors.
>     I'm running the test with python 2.3 on Windows 2000 with twisted
> The test log as well as the "testing" directory layout can be downloaded
> from the following location:
> http://gaiacrtn.free.fr/temp/buildbot/
> [...]
> Changing this removes the 19 errors.

Hmm, Looking into the remaining 5 failures, there are all similar to that

2005/03/09 21:03 Paris, Madrid [-] Traceback (most recent call last):
   File "C:\Python23\lib\site-packages\twisted\trial\runner.py", line 104,
in runTest
   File "E:\prg\py\test\buildbot\buildbot\test\test_slavecommand.py", line
139, in testShell3
     failed = self.doTest(SlaveShellCommand, args)
   File "E:\prg\py\test\buildbot\buildbot\test\test_slavecommand.py", line
86, in doTest
     d = cmd.start()
   File "E:\prg\py\test\buildbot\buildbot\slave\commands.py", line 413, in
     d = self.command.start()
 --- <exception caught here> ---
   File "E:\prg\py\test\buildbot\buildbot\slave\commands.py", line 136, in
   File "E:\prg\py\test\buildbot\buildbot\slave\commands.py", line 172, in
   File "C:\Python23\lib\site-packages\twisted\internet\default.py", line
179, in spawnProcess
     raise NotImplementedError, "process only available in this " \
 exceptions.NotImplementedError: process only available in this reactor on
POSIX, use win32eventreactor on Windows

    I'm a complete newbie as far as twisted is concerned. What need to be
changed in the tests or buildbot so that the win32eventreactor is used on
Windows ?


> Looking forward into getting buildbot to work on windows,
> Baptiste.

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