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Re: Funding proposal for OpenLDAP Build Farm

<quote who="Volker Lendecke">
> On Tue, Apr 10, 2007 at 07:17:01PM -0700, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
>> >So, can we put a serious one together and get a build farm!
>> What exactly do you have in mind when you say "build farm"?  A set of
>> systems running different OSes to test builds (AIX, Solaris, HPUX, Linux
>> 2.6, Windows, etc)?
> In the hope this is not again an abuse of the list: If you
> take a look at http://build.samba.org/ the hosts listed
> there regularly download the latest sources for several
> projects, compile them and run tests on them. The
> connectivity requirements for the hosts are very minimal:
> They only need to be able to rsync out. This has helped us
> (the Samba Team) big ways for portability, because many
> volunteers can donate free cycles.
> Volker

Exactly. I think this is a must for the OpenLDAP Project and that we
really need to make a good proposal for Jerry to take to Google.


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