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Comment: Not giving points for fixing a build seems to encourage committing questionable code while the build is broken and does not encourage actually fixing the build.

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{hudson-plugin-info:pluginId=ci-game}
Excerpt

This plugin introduces a game where users gets point on improving the builds.


The plugin is a simple proof of concept of the Build game that was created by Clint Shank. The idea behind the game is to decrease the number of times a build becomes broken. To win the game the developers have to commit code that is compiling and keep adding unit tests.

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For each build the game calculates, according to the rules, the number of points that it is worth. Each user that is responsible for the build (ie comitters) receives the points.

Clicking on the link shows what rules that were involved in the point calculation.

Leader board

To see who is winning the build game, there is a leader board that is shown on the front page.

Rules

The rules of the game are:

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