[Pharo-project] Silly tweet

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Wed Jun 29 11:59:21 EDT 2011


On 29 June 2011 15:56, Schwab,Wilhelm K <bschwab at anest.ufl.edu> wrote:
> Having an archive seems sufficient - those who need old versions for use or research can get them; they don't have to be clogging up the build server.  Sounds great.
>
Indeed. If people would like to use older releases, they should look
for another place, not for build server.
Since build server are there to build & test bleeding-edge (under
development) versions, but not ones which already released and years
old.


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> ________________________________________
> From: pharo-project-bounces at lists.gforge.inria.fr [pharo-project-bounces at lists.gforge.inria.fr] On Behalf Of Marcus Denker [marcus.denker at inria.fr]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 29, 2011 9:37 AM
> To: Pharo-project at lists.gforge.inria.fr
> Subject: Re: [Pharo-project] Silly tweet
>
> On Jun 29, 2011, at 2:36 PM, Stephan Eggermont wrote:
>
>>> Starting to retire 1.2 builds from ci server now that 1.3 is getting ready: http://t.co/fC6w9EQ
>>
>> seem a bit silly. I assume (from Marcus' earlier post) that the retiring takes place sometime after the
>> release of 1.3?
>
> We did it with 1.1... the problem is that the build server is getting really full if we keep everything.
> And e.g. 1.2 did not change in weeks, so building it (unchanged) and running the tests (unchanged),
> does that make sense?
>
> We can keep it if people need... but this time we switch servers in addition, so links will change anyway.
>
>> Providing these builds might lead to people using them, and in commercial
>> development we mostly use released versions to base on. Within much time are we expected to migrate after
>> a new release?
>>
>
> Nobody removed the release from the archive... just the build server.
>
>        Marcus
>
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> Marcus Denker  -- http://www.marcusdenker.de
> INRIA Lille -- Nord Europe. Team RMoD.
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