[Buildbot-devel] Buildbot try with mercurial

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Fri Jun 4 21:21:09 UTC 2010

On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 4:10 PM, Gunnison, Brian
<brian.gunnison at intel.com> wrote:
> Not sure I understand “invasive” in this context (especially as this is my
> first post in this context…).

In that it would require fairly deep and non-compatible changes to Buildbot.

> This method perhaps should be default in that we compress the diff for any
> VCS. This way the file is reliable across the net. I cringe thinking about a
> char error in a diff file.

There's no reason to expect substantially fewer errors transmitting
any other kind of file.  This isn't FTP.


Open Source Storage Engineer

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