[Buildbot-devel] buildbot.net is now on new hardware!

Brian Warner warner-buildbot at lothar.com
Sun Apr 26 04:12:52 UTC 2009

On Sat, 25 Apr 2009 13:42:35 -0700
Brian Warner <warner-buildbot at lothar.com> wrote:

> Just a heads-up: at some point this weekend, I'll be moving
> buildbot.net to a new home. The IP address will be changing (from
> to

The move is complete.. the new site seems to be OK. I flipped the DNS timeout
at 20:20 PDT (about 50 minutes ago), so I expect that everything should
finish twitching within about 70 minutes. If you see problems after that
(probably in the form of a 404), please let me know.

To make sure you're looking at the new site, check the Timeline or the
(source) Browser buttons, and look for hex SHA1 Git revision IDs instead of
small-number darcs ones.

Note that the current version of the GitPlugin means that any [revid]
-style wiki markup must use the full 40-character hexid. Another future
project is to fix the plugin so it will accept abbreviations (it looks
like this is a known bug, possibly fixed in a newer version of the

The new installation is rigged to pull from Dustin's Github master branch
once per hour. I'll see if I can reduce that latency, maybe some time next


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