BuildRequest is a request to build a specific set of sources
on a single specific
Builder runs the
BuildRequest as soon as it can (i.e. when an associated
buildslave becomes free).
BuildRequests are prioritized from
oldest to newest, so when a buildslave becomes free, the
Builder with the oldest
BuildRequest is run.
BuildRequest contains the
The actual process of running the build (the series of Steps that will
be executed) is implemented by the
Build object. In this future
this might be changed, to have the
Build define what
gets built, and a separate
BuildProcess (provided by the
Builder) to define how it gets built.
BuildRequest may be mergeable with other compatible
BuildRequests. Builds that are triggered by incoming Changes
will generally be mergeable. Builds that are triggered by user
requests are generally not, unless they are multiple requests to build
the latest sources of the same branch.