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  1. WiredTiger
  2. WT-7896

Investigate how to avoid breaking builds due to races among pull request merges

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: Backlog
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
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    • Story Points:
      3
    • Sprint:
      Storage - Ra 2021-10-04

      Description

      There were 2 recent cases that when people passed their PR (pull request) testing, and found their PR merge broke the build as another logically dependant PR merged right before. Such breakage could have been detected and avoided if the latest develop branch were merged into the PR branch before merging the PR. 

      Use this ticket to investigate various solutions for avoiding build breakage caused by PR merge races. Possible solutions include:

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            Assignee:
            jeremy.thorp Jeremy Thorp
            Reporter:
            luke.chen Luke Chen
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