Wikimedia Release Engineering Team/Checkin archive/20191106


2019-11-06Edit

Vacations/Important datesEdit

https://office.wikimedia.org/wiki/HR_Corner/Holiday_List
How to do it
  • November 1 (All Saints' Day): Željko, Antoine holiday
  • November 8–10: WikiCon North America (James)
  • November 11 (Veterans' Day): US Staff
  • November 12–15: TechConf19
  • November 16–20: Offsite
  • November 21–30: Jeena
  • November 25–29: Dan
  • November 28–29 (Thanksgiving): US Staff
  • December 1–2: Jeena
  • December 6: Lars (Finnish Independence Day)
  • December 25–31 (Christmas): US Staff (+ everyone?)
  • December 25–26: Lars, Željko, Christmas
  • 1 January (New Year's Day): US Staff, Lars, Željko
  • 20 January (Martin Luther King Jr. Day): US Staff

Rotating positionsEdit

TrainEdit

Maniphest query for deployment blocker tasks: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/maniphest/query/s3KW8bpsXhYF/#R


  • 14 Oct - wmf.2 - Jeena + Lars
  • 21 Oct - wmf.3 - Lars + Brennen
  • 28 Oct - wmf.4 - Brennen + Mukunda
  • 4 Nov - wmf.5 - Mukunda + Antoine
  • 11 Nov - wmf.6 - No Train (Tech conf)
  • 18 Nov - wmf.7 - No Train (Off site)
  • 25 Nov - wmf.8 - Group0 on Tuesday Brennen + Mukunda (Thanksgiving)
  • 2 Dec - wmf.8 part 2 - Wednesday Group1 + Thursday Group2
  • 9 Dec - wmf.10 - TBD
  • 16 Dec - wmf.11 - TBD
  • 23 Dec - wmf.12 - No Train or any other deploys (Winterval)
  • 30 Dec - wmf.13 - No Train or any other deploys (Still Winterval)
  • 6 Jan - wmf.14 - TBD
  • 13 Jan - wmf.15 - TBD

SoSEdit

  • Aug 14 onward: Zeljko 🎸 🎷 \o/

Team BusinessEdit

Timespent spreadsheetEdit

For the avoidance of doubt: fill out the sheet week number for the previous week
    • reminder: your time spent doesn't need to total to 100%

Clinic Duty ProposalEdit

November Offsite/SummitEdit

Book clubEdit

Monthly reflection on accomplishments - November '19 editionEdit

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Release_Engineering_Team/Monthly_notable_accomplishments
Add as you have them!
  • branch.py for cutting the branch for train
  • logspam-watch for tailing logfiles

NovemberEdit

Incoming/Needs attentionEdit

Scrum of Scrums for next weekEdit

Internal team notes, not for pasting into the SoS notesEdit

Incoming from last week (aka this morning)Edit

Outgoing next weekEdit

  • Blocked:
  • Updates:
    • Train Health
      • Last week: 1.35.0-wmf.4 - phab:T233852
      • This week: 1.35.0-wmf.5 - phab:T233853 - last train before two week break
      • Next week: no train because of Wikimedia Technical Conference

CalloutsEdit

Train status and happeningsEdit

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Release_Engineering_Team/Roles#Train_Conductor

Grant Q&AEdit

https://etherpad.wikimedia.org/p/RelEngTeam-Weekly+Grant