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SuccessStories

There are Buildbots installed all over the world. If you've installed one, please add it to this list (or drop me a note and I'll add it), especially if it is publically visible. The icons in the following table provide links to both the buildbot's Waterfall status page and each project's home page.

SuccessStory(Buildbot, http://buildbot.buildbot.net/, http://buildbot.net/, The "metabuildbot" is a buildbot which runs all of the buildbot's own unit tests.)?

SuccessStory(Twisted, http://twistedmatrix.com/buildbot/, http://twistedmatrix.com/, The original publically-visible Buildbot installation runs the Twisted unit test suite.)?

SuccessStory(Id Software,,,Timothee Besset is using a Buildbot for compiling images for Windows, Linux, MacOS X, XBox 360, and PS3 consoles)?

SuccessStory(Nunatek,,,Christopher Armstrong (radix) has set up a Buildbot to do web testing (using MaxQ) for one of his clients, as well as internally at Nunatak to run python unit tests.)?

SuccessStory(?,,,'nbm' reports that <q>the first-or-second-largest media company in South Africa uses buildbot</q>, testing PHP code.)?

SuccessStory(GStreamer, http://build.fluendo.com:8080/, http://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/, Thomas Vander Stichele at <a href="http://www.fluendo.com">Fluendo</a> is using a Buildbot to run multi-distribution tests for their GStreamer-based streaming multimedia framework)?

SuccessStory(ILM,,, Dave Peticolas at Industrial Light &amp; Magic is using a Buildbot internally to test <q>lots of python code</q>)?

SuccessStory(Free Geek, http://cvs.freegeek.org/buildbot/,, The Free Geek project has a buildbot for the diagnostic tools they use to test donated hardware.)?

SuccessStory(PBP,, http://pbp.berlios.de/, Cory Dodt has created a BuildStep which allows Buildbots to drive tests. PBP is a web testing tool that (as I understand it) behaves as an HTTP client and makes sure a web application responds to queries correctly. With this BuildStep, you can incorporate PBP tests into your compile/build/test cycle.)?

SuccessStory(Mono, http://mono.ximian.com:8008/, http://www.mono-project.com/, According to Fawad Halim, the Mono project has a buildbot running to test the HEAD and release branches of the main project on several architectures.)?

SuccessStory(SpamAssassin, http://buildbot.spamassassin.org:8010/, http://spamassassin.apache.org/, Justin Mason reports that the SpamAssassin project is running a buildbot too.)?

SuccessStory(Boost, http://build.redshift-software.com:9990, http://www.boost.org, Rene Rivera says that the well-known Boost C++ project is moving all their testing to run under a buildbot, but it does not currently (aug 2005) appear to be online yet.)?

SuccessStory(Monotone, http://venge.net:9000/, http://www.venge.net/monotone, The Monotone version control system is using a buildbot to run unit tests. Their buildbot has been extended to handle Monotone's somewhat-unique VC scheme by Nathaniel Smith, and hopefully the patches will be merged into the main release soon.)?

SuccessStory(ETLab,, http://www.eng.uab.edu/me/ETLab/, Mark Dillavou reports that he's installed a Buildbot in the Enabling Technology Laboratory at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, to maintain their visualization and virtual-environment projects.)?

SuccessStory(Netbox Blue,,, Stephen Thorne says that his company, Netbox Blue, uses a buildbot to build and test their network security appliance.)?

SuccessStory(Wireshark, http://buildbot.wireshark.org/trunk/, http://www.wireshark.org/, Ulf Lamping reports that the Wireshark project, a well-known packet sniffer, uses a buildbot for their cross-platform compatibility testing. (Wireshark used to be known as <a href="http://www.ethereal.com/">Ethereal</a>))?

SuccessStory(VideoLAN, http://buildbot.videolan.org/, http://www.videolan.org/, Clément Stenac writes in to say that the VideoLAN Project has a Buildbot to do their continuous-integration and nightly builds.)?

SuccessStory(Nuxeo, http://buildbot.nuxeo.org/, http://www.nuxeo.com/, Stefane Fermigier reports that Nuxeo SAS is running this buildbot to test their ECM project named <a href="http://www.cps-project.org/">CPS</a>.)?

SuccessStory(Zope, http://buildbot.zope.org/, http://zope.org/, The Zope project (a large and well-known application server for building web Content Management Systems and the like) is using a buildbot to track the status of Zope3.)?

SuccessStory(OpenID,, http://openidenabled.com/, Kevin Turner reports that JanRain, Inc. is using a buildbot for their multi-language OpenID libraries.)?

SuccessStory(Python, http://www.python.org/dev/buildbot/, http://www.python.org/, Python, the language that the Buildbot is written in, has recently set up its own Buildbot. Guido van Rossum mentioned it in his <a href="http://www.artima.com/weblogs/viewpost.jsp?thread=143947">blog</a>, and again in his keynote at PyCon2006.)?

SuccessStory(KDE, http://www.englishbreakfastnetwork.org:8010/, http://www.kde.org/, The KDE Project has a buildbot, working on their unstable code branch.)?

SuccessStory(WebKit, http://build.webkit.org/, http://wiki.opendarwin.org/index.php/WebKit, The OpenDarwin WebKit component (which includes the HTML renderer used by the Safari browser in OS-X) has a buildbot too.)?

SuccessStory(ASCEND, http://buildbot.cruncher2.dyndns.org/, http://ascend.cheme.cmu.edu/, John Pye writes to say that the <a href="https://pse.cheme.cmu.edu/wiki/view/Ascend/AscendProject">ASCEND</a> project is using a buildbot.)?

SuccessStory(Logicalware, http://www.logicalware.org/buildbot/, http://www.logicalware.org/, Kevin Campbell reports that his company is using a buildbot to help them provide commercial support of a product over a large range of architectures.)?

SuccessStory(CodeSourcery,, http://www.codesourcery.com/, Stefan Seefeld is using a buildbot for internal builds and tests at his company.)?

SuccessStory(Xenomai, http://ngiger.dyndns.org/buildbot/, http://www.xenomai.org/, Niklaus Giger has set up a buildbot for the Xenomai project.)?

SuccessStory(Aqsis, http://build.aqsis.org:8010/, http://www.aqsis.org, Paul Gregory has set up a buildbot for the Aqsis rendering project)?

SuccessStory(Enfold Systems, http://buildbot.enfoldsystems.com/, http://www.enfoldsystems.com/, Sidnei da Silva reports that his company has a buildbot to test and drive automated builds. One of his buildslaves is installed as a Windows Service (using py2exe).)?

SuccessStory(Auger Observatory ,http://hepgis.physics.neu.edu:8010, http://www.auger.org/, Tom Paul reports that a buildbot is in use at the Pierre Auger Observatory to test the data processing and analysis software in use there. "The observatory is designed to unveil the origins and composition of the highest energy cosmic rays, and is operated by a collaboration of about 300 physicists (running code on quite a few different platforms)". )?

SuccessStory(Cheesecake, http://agilistas.org:8888, http://pycheesecake.org/, Michal Kwiatkowski reports that the pycheesecake project is using a buildbot to run all their functional and unit tests. This project ranks many python packages according to such quality metrics like pylint scores, percentage of documented methods, and downloadability.)?

SuccessStory(ReactOS ,http://reactos.org:8010, http://www.reactos.org/, Aleksey Bragin has set up a buildbot for the ReactOS project, to automate the creation of installation CD images. This project is dedicated to creating a GPLed windows-compatible operating system from the ground up.)?

SuccessStory(Subversion, http://www.mobsol.be/buildbot/, http://subversion.tigris.org, The Subversion revision control system is using a Buildbot for automated tests across multiple platforms. Buildbot has had SVN support since the 0.4.3 release in early 2004.)?

SuccessStory(Armagetron Advanced, http://waterfall.davefancella.com/, http://www.armagetronad.net/, Dave Fancella points us to a Buildbot used to build OS-X and Linux images (with windows in the works) for their "Tron clone in 3D", a light-cycles game with advanced AI, network play, and 3-D graphics.)?

SuccessStory(GHC, http://darcs.haskell.org/buildbot/all/, http://www.haskell.org/ghc/, The Glasgow Haskell Compiler is using a buildbot to test their compiler on multiple platforms and processor architectures.)?

SuccessStory(OpenOffice, http://buildbot.go-oo.org/, http://www.openoffice.org/, The well-known OpenOffice suite is using a buildbot for cross-platform testing. They have a <a href="http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/Buildbot">page</a> describing how they use it and some of their plans for the future.)?

SuccessStory(Jython, http://jython.achievewith.us/buildbot/, http://www.jython.org/, Jython uses a buildbot to run their tests on the JVM on several platforms and to make nightly builds)?

SuccessStory(OpenSG, http://opensg.vrsource.org/trac/tracbb, http://opensg.vrsource.org/, The OpenSG project ("a portable scenegraph system to create realtime graphics programs") has managed to get a buildbot waterfall display embedded inside a page of their Trac instance.. very cool.)?

SuccessStory(NUT, http://buildbot.ghz.cc/public/nut/, http://www.networkupstools.org/, The Network UPS Tools project (NUT) uses a buildbot for testing SVN commits.)?

SuccessStory(,,,<b>install a Buildbot today and get your name added here!</b>)?

Buildbot link to the buildbot's main status page
home page link to the project's home page

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