Here’s what happened in the Reproducible Builds effort between Sunday April 1 and Saturday April 7 2018:

Patches

In addition, build failure bugs were reported by Adam Borowski (1), Adrian Bunk (27) and Aurélien Courderc (1).

jenkins.debian.net development

Mattia Rizzolo made a large number of changes to our Jenkins-based testing framework, including:

Reviews of unreproducible packages

52 package reviews were added, 43 were updated and 50 have been removed in this week, adding to our knowledge about identified issues.

Two issue categorisation types were added (nondeterminism_in_files_generated_by_hfst & nondeterminism_in_apertium_lrx_bin_files_generated_by_lrx_comp) and two were removed (nondeterminstic_ordering_in_gsettings_glib_enums_xml & captures_build_path_in_python_sugar3_symlinks)

Misc.

This week’s edition was written by Bernhard M. Wiedemann, Chris Lamb and Holger Levsen & reviewed by a bunch of Reproducible Builds folks on IRC & the mailing lists.