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"wikimania-support" 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 wikimania-support 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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bd808 claimed this task.Oct 27 2019, 12:11 AM

Mentioned in SAL (#wikimedia-cloud) [2019-10-27T00:13:04Z] <bd808> Building scholarships-03 to replace scholarships-02 (T236579)

Mentioned in SAL (#wikimedia-cloud) [2019-10-28T03:35:04Z] <bd808> Replaced scholarships-02 with scholarships-03 running Debian Buster (T236579)

bd808 updated the task description. (Show Details)Oct 28 2019, 3:36 AM

Jessie instances are gone, but I'm going to leave this open until I can turn Puppet back on for scholarships-03. That is blocked by T236455.

bd808 closed this task as Resolved.Oct 28 2019, 4:30 PM

Puppet re-enabled and verified that LXC container starts on instance boot