Wikimedia Release Engineering Team/Checkin archive/20170626



Vacations/Important dates[edit]
How to do it
  • June 26-July 4: Greg (Vacation)
  • July 7th: Mukunda - 7s day RX7 event
  • July 10th-14th: Antoine (friend wedding iirc+ Bastille day)
  • August 3-9: Željko vacation
  • Some weeks in August: Antoine

Team Business[edit]

Rotating positions and absences[edit]

Maniphest query for deployment blocker tasks:

June 19 and June 26[edit]

July 3 and July 10[edit]

  • Train: Tyler
    • no wmf.8 train week of July 4th (tuesday)
    • wmf.9
  • SoS: Mukunda
  • Out:
    • July 3+4: Greg (Vacation)
    • July 7th: Mukunda
    • July 10th-14th: Antoine (friend wedding iirc+ Bastille day)

Actions from last meeting[edit]

  • Noop

Scrum of Scrums[edit]
Blocked on us:
  • Noop

This week[edit]

  • Blocking
  • Blocked
  • Updates

Last week[edit]

  • Blocking
  • Blocked
  • Updates


Other Team Business[edit]

Q4 goal/project check-in[edit]

Streamlined Services Delivery[edit]

Build a runnable image from tested and confirmed code that is suitable for promotion.
define 'tested and confirmed' / determine the entry-point for building a container
Yes Done
generate or consume a docker file for building
Yes Done
build image, upload and tag it in docker registry
can upload to a registery, but not *the* registery due to credential issues

Train 2.0[edit]

Move MW+Extensions deploys to scap3 - task T114313 (part 3)
Integrate scap with etcd/pybal to automatically depool and repool servers - task T104352
Also let's land using canaries as proxies for proxies

Release MediaWiki 1.29[edit]

A quality MediaWiki 1.29 is successfully released - task T153271

Non-Quarterly goal work[edit]


Quality improvements[edit]

  • Met with Kevin Smith regarding Code Health Group and Tech Debt

Browser tests[edit]

CI stuff[edit]

Speed up operations/puppet.git:

Other scap thing[edit]

  • l10n/resource loader -- has been a pain, dunno if there is some mwscript that scap could wrap as a plugin?


  • Nothing of note this week.

Team Kanban Board Review and Triage[edit]

Kanban stats[edit]

Burnup chart