[openstack-dev] [all] fix latency on requirements breakage

Thierry Carrez thierry at openstack.org
Tue Nov 18 10:51:18 UTC 2014

Christopher Yeoh wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 9:32 AM, Sean Dague <sean at dague.net
> <mailto:sean at dague.net>> wrote:
>     waiting extra long for valid test results. People don't realize their
>     code can't pass and just keep pushing patches up consuming resources
>     which means that parts of the project that could pass tests, is backed
>     up behind 100% guarunteed failing parts. All in all, not a great system.
> Maybe a MOTD at the top of http://review.openstack.org could help here?
> Have a button
> that the QA/infra people can hit when everything is broken that puts up
> a message
> there asking people to stop rechecking/submitting patches.

We can already ask statusbot
(http://ci.openstack.org/irc.html#statusbot) to show up messages on
status.openstack.org and log them to

It's just not used as much as it used to for CI breakage those days.

Thierry Carrez (ttx)

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