On 1 November 2016 at 01:03, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Oct 31, 2016, at 17:17, Dan Ports wrote:
>> Any reason not to just bulk-remove them all at once?
> That would probably tie up the buildbot for weeks or months. We could cancel 
> those builds, but even the act of scheduling 20,000 builds per builder is 
> much more than we've ever attempted before and I think it would not be happy 
> about it. At the very least, I would want to wait until I've switched the 
> buildbot from SQLite to PostgreSQL.
> Please, for now, just make this change together with other necessary changes.

Why not:
- wait until all the slaves have something non-trivial to do (make
sure the queue is not empty)
- do a bulk commit
- cancel the job manually

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