On Feb 19, 2018, at 18:14, Joshua Root wrote: > 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.
Oh? Where is it already written? Last I heard, Clemens said it was not written and would be complicated to write.