#ccc media.ccc.de/v/gpn20-57-testin Testing Window (gpn20): In software engineering, continuous integration is common practice nowadays. Common CI setups have a few drawbacks. This talk highlights them and introduces a different approach with additional benefits.

Many projects will operate on the premise that there is merit in an "evergreen" main (git) branch, i.e. that for each of the commits on that branch passed some CI jobs.

Common CI setups will schedule runs for a num...


I did enjoy this talk by neithernut at the ! I like the idea of how something like fast-forward-only merge requests are combined with a flexible building up of the main branch.

I wonder how good this approach performs in practice. Any thoughts on this?

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