[Buildbot-devel] Concurrent builds on different slaves

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Wed Nov 12 16:51:45 UTC 2008

On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 10:26 AM, Jean-Paul Calderone
<exarkun at divmod.com> wrote:
>  - while B1 is running anywhere, sometimes forcing B2 will wait until B1
>    has completed, but sometimes not.

I think I understand now.  This happens because B2 randomly picks the
slave that B1 is using, then blocks acquiring the lock.  Buildbot does
not have any mechanism to seek out an un-locked slave.


Storage Software Engineer

More information about the devel mailing list