[Buildbot-devel] talking to a ShellCommand spawn
itz at sproutsys.com
Thu Dec 18 21:33:39 UTC 2008
Ian Zimmerman wrote:
> Daniel Eggert wrote:
>> On Dec 16, 2008, at 11:08 AM, Ian Zimmerman wrote:
>>> I need to get some information from the program being run in a
>>> ShellCommand, while it is in progress. Simplifying slightly from the
>>> full horrifying truth, the information is needed for my modified
>>> slave.commands.ShellCommand.kill() which cleans up after the program.
>> You might want to look into section 188.8.131.52 "Adding LogObserver" in
>> the buildbot manual.
>> A LogObserver can parse a step's output as it is produced.
> That's indeed very close to what i am looking for. Many thanks!
Then again, this is all master-side, while only the slave is in a
position to do the cleanup. Sigh.
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