[Buildbot-devel] Conceptual problem with custom build steps

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Mon Feb 16 04:40:52 UTC 2009

On Sun, Feb 15, 2009 at 11:33 PM, Ian Peters-Campbell
<mahatmamanic at gmail.com> wrote:
> I assume if I was inheriting from ShellCommand I would still want to upcall
> to its __init__() rather than to BuildStep's right?


> Would I also need to do
> any stripping from the kwargs dict the way ShellCommand seems to before it
> upcalls to its parent, or is that specific to ShellCommand?

I *think* that's specific to ShellCommand.  But this isn't a
particularly strong area of Python, unfortunately.


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