Merlijn Sebrechts

Merlijn Sebrechts

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Automatically build snap packages

The easiest way to automatically build snaps is However, this tool is very limited: it only supports GitHub as a source and it always builds snaps from master.

When your needs are a bit more advanced, you can use the Launchpad build service to set up automatic builds. This method is highly customizeable.

How to set up automatic builds manually

  1. Create a team:
  2. Create a Project on launchpad:
  3. Request automatic imports of the repository:
  4. Wait until the first import succeeded.

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