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"social-tools" Cloud VPS project jessie deprecation
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The end of life of Debian Jessie is approaching in 2020 and we need to move to Debian Buster (or Stretch) before that date.

All instances in the social-tools project need to upgrade as soon as possible. Instances not upgraded by 2019-12-31 may be subject to deletion unless prior arrangements for an extended deadline has been approved by the Cloud VPS administration team.

Remaining Debian Jessie instances (live report):

Listed administrators are:

See also:

More info on current project instances is available via openstack browser


Due Date
Dec 31 2019, 11:59 PM

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StrikerBot triaged this task as Medium priority.Oct 26 2019, 12:31 AM
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Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptOct 26 2019, 12:31 AM

This project used to host an instance with a "Gadgets 2.0 demo" wiki. This has since been removed. I'm not familiar with the rest of it.

Krinkle removed a subscriber: Krinkle.Oct 26 2019, 2:27 AM
bd808 added a subscriber: bd808.Dec 4 2019, 6:23 PM

The Cloud Services team would like to have Debian Jessie systems replaced with Debian Buster (or Stretch if necessary) before 2019-12-31. Please do respond of this task with comments if you know you will not be able to meet that target date or have additional questions about what to do or how to do it. Ideally you will create new instances in your Cloud VPS project, test them, and then migrate any final state data to the new instances before deleting the old Jessie instances. If you need more quota space in your project to create new instances in parallel with your existing instances please create a quota request task describing the increase you need and referencing this deprecation task.

bd808 claimed this task.Jan 1 2020, 8:52 PM

Project marked for deletion in 2019 project purge.

bd808 closed this task as Resolved.Jan 1 2020, 8:59 PM