gitlab status

Andreas Schneider asn at
Thu May 24 06:17:06 UTC 2018

On Wednesday, 23 May 2018 20:23:45 CEST Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > Did you already create images to safe build time on gitlab?
> I'm not quite sure what you mean by this.
> The status on gitlab is this:
> Catalyst is now using GitLab CI quite a bit, as you will have seen, to
> do our builds to ensure things are OK before submission to sn-devel.
> Most of the runners are the free runners, but for the jobs
> that won't fit in 'free' (see .gitlab-ci-private.yml), we use runners
> hosted in the Catalyst Cloud.

If you have to setup a distro and install packages it takes time you won't 
have for testing! Downloading packages also could fail, it is much slower etc.

Take a look at:


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