[Buildbot-devel] Changing the upload filename on each build

Ben Hearsum bhearsum at wittydomain.com
Thu Sep 13 12:56:53 UTC 2007

Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>> You'll want to derive from FileDownload and probably just override the
>> __init__ method.
>> class MyNewDownload(FileDownload):
>>     def __init__(self, **kwargs):
>>         FileDownload.__init__(self, **kwargs)
>>         # from here, you can alter slavedest however you please
> Thanks. I had not recognized that the build step constructor is executed
> at build time, not at configuration time.
> Regards,
> Martin

Actually, that reminds me. That will not be true in the next version. 
You should probably override the start() method instead.
def start(self):
     # do stuff

Sorry for the confusion!

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