[Buildbot-devel] Q: How do simultaneous change-set builds not collide?

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Fri May 16 03:27:36 UTC 2008

On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 11:18 PM, Michael Kent <mrmakent at cox.net> wrote:
> OK, so maybe my understanding of what buildbot will do is completely
> off.  If for one builder, if it is currently running a build of a
> change-set, and a second commit triggers another change-set build, are
> they serialized (that is, the first build must finish before the second
> starts)?

Yes, that's correct.

You could work around it by running multiple buildslaves on the same
machine.  I'm dubious as to how practical it will be to run multiple
builds simultaneously on the same machine, but I'm sure you have your


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