[Buildbot-devel] Best way to run multiple builds for the same builder and the same buildslaves at the same time?

Tom Prince tom.prince at ualberta.net
Sun Sep 2 04:15:51 UTC 2012

Chen Yingliu <chenyingliu at gmail.com> writes:

>     Is there any way to be able to run multiple builds concurrently for the
> same builder and buildslave? 2 reason for this are:

There isn't any way to do this currently.

> 1. we have powerful build machine so don't want to waste computation
> resource. (and we do have enough commits/diffs)

You can achieve this by running multiple slaves on the same machine.

> 2. we have to run some tests on devices and one buildslave is
> connecting to multiple devices, so we need to parallel device tests.

If you want to run tests in parallel, then it probably makes sense to
have separate builders for them.


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