Re: Buildpack deployment in cflinuxfs3 stack for AWS

Benjamin Gandon

That’s great, thanks for sharing Jim!


Le 12 août 2022 à 12:12, Conner UK, Jim via <> a écrit :

At my place of work, we have concourse jobs which sends us messages on our MS Teams channel whenever a new release appears. Maybe this will be useful for someone else too.
Here’s some sanitised snippets from our release-notification-pipeline.
- name: java-buildpack-release
  type: github-release
    user: cloudfoundry
    repository: java-buildpack
    release: true
    access_token: ((github_token))
- name: notify-new-java-buildpack-releases
  - do:
    - in_parallel:
      - get: release-notifications-pipeline
      - get: release-repo
        resource: java-buildpack-release
          globs: [notthisthing] # because we only want to watch for tag changes & data, not the release tgz itself (proxy won't allow download of it)
        trigger: true
    - task: check-versions
        platform: linux
        - name: release-notifications-pipeline
        - name: release-repo
          type: docker-image
            repository: ((any_docker_image_which_has_curl_and_jq))
            tag: latest
          path: cf-deployment-notifications/
        RELEASE_NAME: java-buildpack
        TEAMS_WEBHOOK_URL: ((ms_teams_webhook_url))
    timeout: 15m
.. and the source for the script.
set -e
if [[ -f "release-repo/body" ]]; then
  split --line-bytes=7500 release-repo/body release-repo/release-body-
  for file in $(find release-repo -name "release-body-*" | sort )
    request_body=$(jq -n --arg body "$(cat "${file}")" --arg title "New $RELEASE_NAME $(cat release-repo/version) release" '{title: $title, text: $body}')
    curl -if -X POST --data "${request_body}" -k "${TEAMS_WEBHOOK_URL}"
    rm "${file}"
  request_body=$(jq -n --arg body "The author was too lazy to add a release note" --arg title "New $RELEASE_NAME $(cat release-repo/version) release" '{title: $title, text: $body}')
  curl -if -X POST --data "${request_body}" -k "${TEAMS_WEBHOOK_URL}"
From: <cf-dev@...> on behalf of Benjamin Gandon <benjamin@...>
Reply to: "cf-dev@..." <cf-dev@...>
Date: Friday, 12 August 2022 at 10:42
To: "cf-dev@..." <cf-dev@...>
Subject: Re: [cf-dev] Buildpack deployment in cflinuxfs3 stack for AWS
Hi Carlos, The release notes for the classical Cloud Foundry Node.js Buildpack are in GitHub : These need to be read regularly by a human for taking action when necessary, like when 
Hi Carlos,
The release notes for the classical Cloud Foundry Node.js Buildpack are in GitHub :
These need to be read regularly by a human for taking action when necessary, like when some language versions are discontinued.
For newer Paketo buildpacks, I’ve raised some similar concern in the Paketo Slack last year:
What we would need is a way for buildpack consumers like us, to build automation (in Concourse or anything similar) that warns the correct people in the enterprise for taking action when some Buildpack is discontinuing some language version. I don’t know if there has been any progress on this since last year.

Le 4 août 2022 à 10:54, Delgado, Carlos via<> a écrit :
Hello team,
I am interested to know about communications whenever a new buildpack is deployed and available in AWS cflinuxfs3 stack, in order to adapt our projects timely fashion, I am interested in Nodejs buildpack in particular, since a new version has been released recently that removed Node 12 and affected our deployments.
Do you know by any chance if such communication exists?
Many thanks,
Carlos Delgado

DevOps Lead, Customer Success Automation ES

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