Does CircleCI save cache when a build step times out?

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#1

We have a project with nix build which takes over 2hrs to build the first time. I’d like to know if CircleCI saves the cache directories even when a build fails/timesout? If it does, it will allow us to build successfully in the following builds.


#2

Hello,

We only save cache for builds that pass.

Likewise, if your build fails, the next build won’t restore from cache.

Hope that clears things up.


#3