our buildslaves' Python and bash

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at macports.org
Wed Aug 10 14:44:52 PDT 2016

On Aug 10, 2016, at 5:20 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org>

> Buildbot and buildbot-slave are installed using MacPorts in a second
> prefix, so they're using MacPorts python27. 
> mpbb is probably using the system bash because I don't recall
> installing bash, but it's no problem for us to install MacPorts bash
> to get a newer version and consistency across servers.

On Aug 10, 2016, at 5:20 PM, Clemens Lang <cal at macports.org> wrote:

> It's very likely the OS-provided bash, since mpbb's shebang says
> /bin/bash. As for Python, I think there's a separate MacPorts
> installation in a non-default path that installs buildbot from our
> buildbot port, which should also come with MacPorts Python.
> We could make mpbb use MacPorts bash, but I'm not sure we need any
> Bash 4 features at the moment.

Thanks to both; I just wanted to keep the versions in mind before
I started poking around.


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