Is backout rate increasing?

Rodrigo Rocha Gomes e Souza rodrigorgs at
Mon Aug 11 12:10:26 UTC 2014

On Sun, Aug 3, 2014 at 5:42 PM, David Burns <dburns at> wrote:

> From my brief analysis of the numbers I have seen higher backout rates
> than you are reporting but they have been dropping over time.

Sorry for the delay. Well, there are many ways to filter the data to
compute backout rates, so the percentages may be different. I'll send you
the details on how I compute statistics.

> For the last 7 days I have around 8% of pushes have a backout in them on
> Mozilla Inbound. (26 backouts and 321 pushes you can see the data at
> )

That's interesting. Is the source code available?

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