[Buildbot-devel] Meaningful names for buildsteps?

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 14:20:02 UTC 2012

On Mar 5, 2012, at 9:02 AM, Johannes Stallkamp wrote:

> "description" and "descriptionDone" only seems to work for the
> waterfall entries themselves. The top entry, "Last build", however,
> shows cryptic names, e.g, "failed compile_7", when a build step fails.
> Is this a bug or is there another way to print a meaningful name?

Sounds like you are looking for the BuildStep 'name' parameter:


Charles Lepple
clepple at gmail

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