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This is a draft proposal, if you want to apply remove this sentence and write your name in the field Student.


  • Mentor: find a mentor
  • Student: write your name here
  • Summary: Run automatic build on OASIS package
  • Required skills:
    • OASIS
    • Debian buildd infrastructure or Hudson is a plus


OASIS-DB is a CPAN infrastructure for OCaml. This project add to this infrastructure a build daemon that can pick up any OASIS package and build it. This will be the building brick for a more complete OASIS Quality Assurance infrastructure.

This project aims at:

  • create a clean chrooted environment to build
  • gather dependencies for the build
  • build with limit on execution time
  • display build reports
  • extract documentation from the build