Team Piazza: Public Life in the Team City

Fixing a broken build.

I've recently started a new project on which we use the Team City continuous integration server from Jetbrains. It's an excellent tool: easy to install and configure and with many advanced features.

There's just one thing it lacks: a honking great build monitor to make the state of the build publicly visible.

At my previous project we used Build-o-matic, which generates a very obvious, public display of the current build state and who is responsible. As Ivan has written, we found that this feature really helped everyone become personally involved in the build and integration of the system.

So, with no further ado I'm happy to introduce... Team Piazza, a Team City plug-in that provides Build-o-matic like build monitors. A Piazza build monitor displays:

Here are more screenshots.

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