[linux-elitists] Surveillance

Marc MERLIN marc at merlins.org
Sat Sep 7 19:08:33 PDT 2013


On Sat, Sep 07, 2013 at 06:59:48PM -0700, Don Marti wrote:
> begin Marc MERLIN quotation of Sat, Sep 07, 2013 at 06:26:48PM -0700:
> 
> > We also have mostly binary invariant builds, and yes that was work, we had
> > to patch stuff for sure.
> > However, that process didn't tell us if the upstream binaries were the same
> > because we modified most of our source to be leaner and compiled differently
> > than upstream.
> 
> Can you build on localhost and have it come out
> identical to what comes down from the build farm?
> Not that I don't have total confidence in the keepers
> of the build farm (either .org ones, or at work)
> but stuff happens.

Yes.

Marc
-- 
"A mouse is a device used to point at the xterm you want to type in" - A.S.R.
Microsoft is to operating systems ....
                                      .... what McDonalds is to gourmet cooking
Home page: http://marc.merlins.org/  


More information about the linux-elitists mailing list