Here’s what happened in the Reproducible Builds effort between Sunday April 1 and Saturday April 7 2018:
Holger Levsen published a call for votes in order to decide on a logo for the projects, closing on Sunday 15th April. For more background information, please see the previous meeting’s minutes), the proposals and the original proof-of-concept artwork.
Chris Lamb uploaded python-setuptools to our local package repository to work around an issue where version 39.0.1 onwards generated
PKG-INFOfiles with a non-deterministic “
Provides-Extra” output (#894215). This was subsequently superseded by Matthias Klose upload of 39.0.1-2 into unstable.
- Bernhard M. Wiedemann:
- Chris Lamb:
- Juan Picca:
In addition, build failure bugs were reported by Adam Borowski (1), Adrian Bunk (27) and Aurélien Courderc (1).
Mattia Rizzolo made a large number of changes to our Jenkins-based testing framework, including:
- Variation testing, etc.:
- Performance, etc.:
- Move from
chdistfor the master node.
schrootcolumns now that the latter are disabled
chdistto download the source on the build nodes too.
- Use a
schrootsession while calling diffoscope.
- Use the host architecture when selecting which
chdistto obtain sources from.
- Disable all the
- Move from
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_apertium_lrx_bin_files_generated_by_lrx_comp) and two were removed (
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.