[Buildbot-devel] Please Help configuring BuildBot

Alexey Eremenko al4321 at gmail.com
Sun Dec 21 17:52:14 UTC 2008

On Sun, Dec 21, 2008 at 7:04 PM, Charles Lepple <clepple at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 21, 2008 at 8:16 AM, Alexey Eremenko <al4321 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Conceptual problem: I do not understand the difference between
>> builders and bots, even after reading documentation
>> is it a mystery.
> Ah, I think I see what you mean about "bots" in master.cfg. I think
> that every time you see "bot" in the config file, you can assume it
> means "buildslave"
> A buildslave can work for several builders. (Also, a builder can have
> multiple buildslaves, but that doesn't seem to apply to your
> situation.)
> So if you want to have several different types of builds, you can set
> up builders that all reference the buildslave on localhost.
> If those builders are all triggered by a single event (such as a git
> checkin), you might want to serialize them with a slave lock:
> http://buildbot.net/repos/release/docs/buildbot.html#Interlocks

OK - so if I have 2 applications that I want to build and 1
bot/buildslave then I need 2 builders or 2 factories?

Also - what could make me trouble ? I.e. Is there an error in my config ?

-Alexey Eromenko "Technologov"

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