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Requesting access to Wikimedia Analytics Data for Silvan Heintze
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Requestor provided information and prerequisites

  • Wikitech username: Silvan Heintze
  • Email address:
  • SSH public key (must be a separate key from Wikimedia cloud SSH access): ssh-ed25519 AAAAC3NzaC1lZDI1NTE5AAAAIPmfqnby5X1Oq2NqR6qvLZ30jumto0G5P+lMZQ3LD5gh sihe@C212
  • Requested group membership: analytics-wmde-users, analytics-privatedata-users
  • Reason for access: Wikidata reliability metrics, needed for maintenance work
  • Name of approving party (manager for WMF/WMDE staff): @WMDE-leszek
  • Ensure you have signed the L3 Wikimedia Server Access Responsibilities document: ack
  • Please coordinate obtaining a comment of approval on this task from the approving party.

SRE Clinic Duty Confirmation Checklist for Access Requests

This checklist should be used on all access requests to ensure that all steps are covered, including expansion to existing access. Please double check the step has been completed before checking it off.

This section is to be confirmed and completed by a member of the SRE team.

These action items have been filled in T279764 already:

  • - User has signed the L3 Acknowledgement of Wikimedia Server Access Responsibilities Document.
  • - User has a valid NDA on file with WMF legal. (All WMF Staff/Contractor hiring are covered by NDA. Other users can be validated via the NDA tracking sheet)
  • - User has provided the following: wikitech username, email address, and full reasoning for access (including what commands and/or tasks they expect to perform)
  • - User has provided a public SSH key. This ssh key pair should only be used for WMF cluster access, and not shared with any other service (this includes not sharing with WMCS access, no shared keys.)

@Ottomata and @WMDE-leszek approval is in this task

  • - access request (or expansion) has sign off of WMF sponsor/manager (sponsor for volunteers, manager for wmf staff)
  • - access request (or expansion) has sign off of group approver indicated by the approval field in data.yaml

For additional details regarding access request requirements, please see

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I approve it on WMDE's behalf. @Ottomata mind approving on your end? Thanks!

akosiaris triaged this task as Medium priority.Apr 21 2021, 12:45 PM

Change 682118 had a related patch set uploaded (by Alexandros Kosiaris; author: Alexandros Kosiaris):

[operations/puppet@production] Add sihe to analycs-wmde-users and analytics-privatedata-users

Change 682118 merged by Alexandros Kosiaris:

[operations/puppet@production] Add sihe to analycs-wmde-users and analytics-privatedata-users

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@Silvan_WMDE, Hi! The change expanding your access has been merged. Give it 30m or so to fully propagate and try it out. I 'll resolve the task but feel free to reopen if any issues arise. Thanks!

Sorry, I don't have kerberos credentials yet - is it possible to get them, too? Thx.

Sorry, I don't have kerberos credentials yet - is it possible to get them, too? Thx.

I believe would be the process for that