[Box-Admins] Added a Jenkins job for tracing a 64-bit image

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Nov 7 15:58:55 UTC 2012

On 2012-11-07, at 14:18, "David T. Lewis" <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:

> I added one more Jenkins job called "Squeak 64-bit image". This will
> hopefully be triggered each time the SqueakTrunk job runs. The output
> is a copy of the trunk image traced to 64-bit object format.
> I want to see this run for a few days before I mention it on the
> squeak-dev list, but I think that this will give us an easy way
> to maintain a 64-bit version of released images.
> The build script is actually pretty cool, if you don't mind me saying
> so. It used to take a lot of manual steps to trace an image to 64 bits
> and clean up the resulting image to make it look like the original. But
> this script automates the process with no cleanup required :)
> The script is here:
>    http://squeakci.org/job/Squeak%2064-bit%20image/ws/TraceTo64.st
> Dave

Nice. You could move up the quit-without-saving line a bit. Makes it more clear what happens in the tracer image vs the traced image.

And use readOnlyFileNamed: instead of fileNamed:.

Plus a comment why this uses a changeset and file-in instead of MC - less evidence to get rid of, I presume?

- Bert -

More information about the Box-Admins mailing list