Monthly Archives: June 2009

A foray into virtual machines

One of the things that’s frustrating about being a Launchpad Developer is waiting three hours for the test suite to complete.  It’s always irked me that my quad-core sat there with three idle cores, and parallelising the tests would be … Continue reading

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Build retrying and rescoring via the webservice

I recently added functionality to Launchpad so that you can retry and re-score builds via the webservice API.  This was the number one requested API feature from PPA users and Ubuntu packagers alike! It’s trivial to use: >>> ubuntu = … Continue reading

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