On 2018-2-20 10:14 , Ryan Schmidt wrote: > > As far as I know there is no reason why we could not fix the random build > order problem while staying on buildbot 0.8. We would just need to write the > code to add an "order" integer to each spawned portbuilder, then write a > function to return the lowest-ordered portbuilder object when deciding which > one to start next. > > Getting the builds to spawn in the *correct* (dependency) order is a more > involved task, but we've survived without it for this long already.
The more involved part is already written though, so once you have the ability to start the builds in a particular order, making that order dependency order should be straightforward. - Josh