Wikimedia Release Engineering Team/Checkin archive/20200930


2020-09-30Edit

Vacations/Important datesEdit

https://office.wikimedia.org/wiki/HR_Corner/Holiday_List
How to do it
  • 7 Sep (Labor day): US staff with reqs
  • 15 Sep: Thcipriani out
  • 18 Sep: Brennen out, Dancy out for a few hours around noon Pacific
  • 21-25: Antoine barely there in his evenings
  • 3 Nov (Election Day): US staff with reqs
  • 11 Nov (Veterans day): US staff with reqs
  • 26-27 Nov (Thanksgiving): US staff with reqs, and also Lars
  • 24-31 Dec (Holidays + New years): US staff with reqs
    • 24th is Thursday -- what do with train? + Pause for banners -- 2 weeks no train resume 4 Jan
    • 24 Dec until Jan 6, inclusive: Lars out

Rotating positionsEdit

TrainEdit

Maniphest query for deployment blocker tasks: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/maniphest/query/s3KW8bpsXhYF/#R
https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Release_Engineering_Team/Important_dates


StatusEdit

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

SoSEdit

  • 2019-08-14 onwards: Zeljko 🎸 🎷 \o/
  • 2020-08-26 onwards: Deb is in charge/SoS is async

OutgoingEdit

CalloutsEdit

Team BusinessEdit

Incoming/Needs attentionEdit

Individual tuning sessionsEdit

Q2 PlanningEdit

Book club/Lunch and LearnEdit

Monthly reflection on accomplishments - Sep '20 editionEdit

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Release_Engineering_Team/Monthly_notable_accomplishments
Add as you have them!

Standup!Edit

Our WorkboardsEdit

TODO Triage!Edit

AhmonEdit

Last weekEdit

train-dev:

   deploy-promote testwikis runs to completion, including curl https://test.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Version
  • Best thing
  • Almost done with first usable rev of train-dev!
  • Worst thing
    • US Presidential debate

What's on your workboard =Edit

AntoineEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
    • Caught up with gitlab consultation
  • Worst thing
    • Can't start writing documents I have to.

What's on your workboardEdit

BrennenEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
    • Jeena talked me through making some actual progress on a bunch of Docker image stuff.
  • Worst thing
    • Democracy is a dead letter and civilization is collapsing.
    • Thinking about code review is hard, although to be honest that seems relatively trivial by contrast to everything else about the world.

What's on your workboardEdit


DanEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
  • Worst thing

What's on your workboardEdit

JeenaEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
  • Worst thing

What's on your workboardEdit

LarsEdit

Last weekEdit

What's on your workboardEdit

MukundaEdit

Last weekEdit

What's on your workboardEdit

TylerEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
    • GitLab consultation
  • Worst thing
    • Debate

What's on your workboardEdit


ZeljkoEdit

Last weekEdit

  • Best thing
    • Today was the last long run before the race. (25 km or 16 miles or 3 hours.) 🏃‍♂️
  • Worst thing
    • I had to wake up at 5 am today. Because of the long run. 😴

What's on your workboardEdit

What's on no-one's workboardEdit