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Re: Runbot long term to install packages and other features

Open Source Integrators, Daniel Reis
- 10/08/2016 09:49:35
Citando Dave Lasley <>:

> That said, this hard drive penalty comes with a big gain - builds  
> are truly isolated in terms of OS and Python dependencies, providing  
> a more true to life picture of how modules will operate in the wild  
> using what we specify in the readable source.  

We can get that benefit without the pain by using virtualenvs.
with the additional benefit that the install agent can keep a pip  
cache, making faster the dependency installation.