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bug#41661: [Cuirass] Doesn't honor 'timeout' nor 'max-silent-time' leadi
bug#41661: [Cuirass] Doesn't honor 'timeout' nor 'max-silent-time' leading to mising substitutes
Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:16:41 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.3 (gnu/linux)
Leo Famulari <email@example.com> skribis:
> We really need to improve our CI so that it's possible to discover these
> build failures. Currently it's quite hard to monitor if they get built
> unless you just do `guix build foo`.
Or ‘guix weather’, which is not worse than a web UI IMO.
> The last time this came up  it was said that maybe it's not really
> correct to make these properties of the package, but rather of the CI
> jobs. It makes sense but we need a solution, or stop supporting
> underpowered architectures like armhf, because most of those machines
> can't build this stuff themselves, and it's not good to advertise
> support to people who will just be disappointed later.
Yeah. I think we need to look at these on a case-by-case basis. Guile
is one of those packages known to hit the max-silent-time of 1h (?)
that’s configured on berlin. Hopefully it will no longer be the case
starting from 3.0.3.
What about Linux-libre? Does it hit the max absolute build time on
As I wrote elsewhere, I think it makes more sense in a way to have
those timeouts configured system-wide. But yeah, we need to be