[ANN] Support for fetching build configs from git for Android Builds
andy.doan at linaro.org
Tue Feb 21 15:26:25 UTC 2012
On 02/21/2012 09:08 AM, Alexander Sack wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 5:11 PM, Paul Sokolovsky
> <paul.sokolovsky at linaro.org <mailto:paul.sokolovsky at linaro.org>> wrote:
> As the result of implementation of
> android-build.linaro.org <http://android-build.linaro.org> now can
> indirectly fetch build config stored
> in a git repository. To achieve that, bootstrap config (as specified
> in android-build.linaro.org <http://android-build.linaro.org>)
> should contain reference to config's
> repo/branch/file (configuration variables are modeled on the similar
> MANIFEST_* ones), e.g.:
> was created to store configs for the official builds in the Gerrit tree.
> Sample job is available here:
> uses personal repo as a test).
> That's a great feature ...
> I see a dev now could retrieve that config from git to then reproduce an
> exact build using the same configs and toolchain etc. What kind of tools
> can we offer to make that easy?
Paul and I have been looking into a blueprint that has a similar goal:
I think we'll need to update the work we've done so far to accommodate
this new method.
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