[Buildbot-devel] Indication that a rebuild has been requested?

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at v.igoro.us
Fri Oct 14 00:53:10 UTC 2011

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 3:33 PM, Dan Kegel <dank at kegel.com> wrote:
> After one presses the 'rebuild' button on a failed
> job, there is no way to tell whether the rebuild has
> been queued.  Sure, the builder shows another job
> in the queue, but the jobs aren't identified.
> When you're riding herd on a bunch of flaky tests,
> this can be annoying.  Ideally the job you pressed
> 'rebuild' on would say 'Queued for rebuild, waiting for N other jobs
> to finish first" or something...

This is a little tricky, because we don't have a page that represents
a build request.  You're probably safe to assume that, if the page
doesn't give an error, your build has been scheduled.


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