[Buildbot-devel] Making IRC bot annouce every failure?

Nathaniel Smith njs at pobox.com
Tue Oct 18 00:35:48 UTC 2005

On Sat, Oct 15, 2005 at 11:21:38AM +1000, Brad Hards wrote:
> I can only get the IRC bot to respond to commands and watch a single builder, 
> not to do asynchronous announcements for every failure for every builder.
> Is that possible?

We use the attached patch (which is a hacked-up version of a patch I
got from someone else, maybe the gstreamer folks or something?).

Biggest problem we have with it is that we should teach it to not say
anything (or at least say something different) when a build failed
because the slave got disconnected in the middle, which is a pretty
common occurrence for us.

-- Nathaniel

"The problem...is that sets have a very limited range of
activities -- they can't carry pianos, for example, nor drink

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