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> When everything goes fine, no email notification is being sent out. A
> convenient log structure would, however, make it possible to see which
> packages and USE-flag combinations successfully passed through.
> Providing this log via a web-page would be a useful thing.
Would tinderbox help?
> - Comments are welcome, as well as expressions of worry on my mental state.
The chroot idea is a good one because the process lends itself to
parallelism. That is, you might have one test box/chroot for, (maybe in
order of importance)
- unstable empty tree (all deps every time)
- stable empty tree builds (same)
- unstable cumulative tree builds
- stable cumulative tree builds
I see the last ones as being fairly important, because the cumulative
(emerge -Du) trees will have the best throughput, for quicky finding any
glaring, slap-forehead kind of bugs/bad keywords (i.e. low fruit).
The cumulative tree machines would also be an efficient choice for your
reverse-dependency idea (perhaps to only one level of indirection).
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