Various existing tickets on this subject refer to naming steps in pipelines (for example,
I'd like to request the ability to name (and describe) each step in the GUI as well.
The texts would play the same role in a build, that comments play in regular code.
The names could also be shown in console output, and the descriptions could be shown as a user hovers over the name, etc. For example:
- Download sources
- Change paths in Makefile
Currently one's only indicator as to what's happening is the type of the build-step. But that's not always sufficiently descriptive...