Improve reproducibility checks with upstream tools
Soon !804 (merged) will land, which is our own bespoke way of checking if our current platform is reproducible, this is a great start, but we could improve and try to standardise in a few different ways.
Looking at the reproducible builds project there are a few tools that are already in development to check reproducibility:
There has also been a lot of work done by Debian to fix some common reproducibility issues here
- When we can integrate reprotest into our CI
- Ideally this should be implemented as a buildstream plugin we get from bst-external