ksmith (Kevin Smith)
Agile Coach @ WMF

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User Details

User Since
Mar 9 2015, 8:21 PM (124 w, 1 d)
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meeple27
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KSmith (WMF)

Recent Activity

Yesterday

ksmith updated subscribers of T170548: nodejs 6.11.

@Gehel (and @debt): I see a couple maps items at the top of this list. Is this something you are or should be aware of?

Tue, Jul 25, 8:45 PM · Patch-For-Review, Services (doing), User-mobrovac, Operations
ksmith created T171639: Assemble list of Tech Platforms and their Product Managers (by Aug 3).
Tue, Jul 25, 6:43 PM · User-KSmith

Mon, Jul 24

ksmith created T171513: Migrate #Scoring-platform-team to be a phab milestone.
Mon, Jul 24, 7:36 PM · Phabricator
ksmith moved T170855: Create (and publish on wiki) quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07 from Doing to ToDo on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:05 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170993: Configure Phlogiston to report on programs from Current Work to Backlog on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:03 PM · User-KSmith, Phlogiston
ksmith moved T168685: Update offsite planning doc from Discovery offsite from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:03 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170870: Draft TechCom charter announcement from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:03 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170023: Consolidate Scrum-of-Scrums rethink notes (due before July 26) from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:03 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170359: Adjust phlogiston configuration for Release Engineering from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:02 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work), Release-Engineering-Team (Watching / External), Phlogiston
ksmith moved T170993: Configure Phlogiston to report on programs from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:02 PM · User-KSmith, Phlogiston
ksmith moved T170871: Create tech news item announcing TechCom charter approval (after it is approved) from Stalled/waiting to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:02 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170869: Remind Victoria to alert C-levels about TechCom charter approval from Stalled/waiting to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:02 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170856: Attend and scribe Technology quarterly checkins as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170212: Write up summary of tune-up concerns, for Victoria as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170339: Share programmatic quarterly checkin work with other program managers as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T171308: Draft response to TechCom final call feedback as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T171012: Present program-centric Technology 2017-07 slides as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 24, 6:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170212: Write up summary of tune-up concerns, for Victoria from ToDo to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 24, 5:59 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T171308: Draft response to TechCom final call feedback from ToDo to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 24, 5:49 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Fri, Jul 21

ksmith created T171357: Add link to slides to the youtube 2015 kanban talk description.
Fri, Jul 21, 11:22 PM · Developer-Relations
ksmith triaged T171308: Draft response to TechCom final call feedback as High priority.
Fri, Jul 21, 2:37 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T171308: Draft response to TechCom final call feedback.
Fri, Jul 21, 2:37 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Thu, Jul 20

ksmith added a comment to T167916: Configure Phlogiston for the rest of the Technology teams.

Program 4: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T171120

Thu, Jul 20, 11:38 PM · Phlogiston, User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a comment to T167916: Configure Phlogiston for the rest of the Technology teams.

Note also: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/tag/research-programs/

Thu, Jul 20, 10:02 PM · Phlogiston, User-KSmith (Current Work)

Wed, Jul 19

ksmith moved T171012: Present program-centric Technology 2017-07 slides from ToDo to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Wed, Jul 19, 7:50 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170339: Share programmatic quarterly checkin work with other program managers from ToDo to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Wed, Jul 19, 7:50 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith renamed T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Create and present program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 to Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1.
Wed, Jul 19, 7:49 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Wed, Jul 19, 6:43 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith renamed T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 to Create and present program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1.
Wed, Jul 19, 3:59 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Done to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Wed, Jul 19, 3:59 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Tue, Jul 18

ksmith renamed T170855: Create (and publish on wiki) quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07 from Create quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07 to Create (and publish on wiki) quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07.
Tue, Jul 18, 11:44 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T171012: Present program-centric Technology 2017-07 slides.
Tue, Jul 18, 11:44 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170856: Attend and scribe Technology quarterly checkins from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 18, 11:43 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 18, 11:43 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170993: Configure Phlogiston to report on programs.
Tue, Jul 18, 9:21 PM · User-KSmith, Phlogiston
ksmith added a comment to T170869: Remind Victoria to alert C-levels about TechCom charter approval.

When we draft an announcement email, include a short sentence to explicitly encourage folks who read it to spread it on e.g. their local technical Village Pump (if they have one) or in relevant IRC channels.

Tue, Jul 18, 7:09 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a comment to T170871: Create tech news item announcing TechCom charter approval (after it is approved).

include a short sentence to explicitly encourage folks who read it to spread it on e.g. their local technical Village Pump (if they have one) or in relevant IRC channels.

Tue, Jul 18, 7:08 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170856: Attend and scribe Technology quarterly checkins from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 18, 4:33 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170855: Create (and publish on wiki) quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07 from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 18, 1:51 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170934: Verify and report a bug: Visual Editor paste loses most formatting from google docs.
Tue, Jul 18, 1:51 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170339: Share programmatic quarterly checkin work with other program managers from Doing to ToDo on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 18, 12:02 AM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Mon, Jul 17

ksmith moved T170339: Share programmatic quarterly checkin work with other program managers from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 17, 8:50 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170871: Create tech news item announcing TechCom charter approval (after it is approved).
Mon, Jul 17, 7:00 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170870: Draft TechCom charter announcement from Stalled/waiting to Backlog on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 6:59 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170870: Draft TechCom charter announcement.
Mon, Jul 17, 6:59 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170869: Remind Victoria to alert C-levels about TechCom charter approval.
Mon, Jul 17, 6:58 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170868: Update ArchCom pages on mw.o to point to new TechCom charter (after it is approved).
Mon, Jul 17, 6:57 PM · User-KSmith
ksmith created T170867: Remove draft tag from TechCom charter (after it is approved).
Mon, Jul 17, 6:56 PM · User-KSmith
ksmith created T170856: Attend and scribe Technology quarterly checkins.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:42 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170023: Consolidate Scrum-of-Scrums rethink notes (due before July 26) from Current Work to Backlog on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:40 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167532: Rebrand Archcom after the new name is decided from Backlog to Stalled/waiting on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:39 PM · User-KSmith
ksmith moved T170212: Write up summary of tune-up concerns, for Victoria from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:39 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167695: Unsubscribe from Discovery mailing lists from Stalled/waiting to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:39 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170618: Post Discovery retrospective notes on wiki from Stalled/waiting to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:39 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a project to T167916: Configure Phlogiston for the rest of the Technology teams: Phlogiston.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:38 PM · Phlogiston, User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T168685: Update offsite planning doc from Discovery offsite from Current Work to Backlog on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:38 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170855: Create (and publish on wiki) quarterly program report for Technology 2017-07.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:38 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170008: Follow up on changing Scoring workboard to a milestone as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170012: Review Technology quarterly review draft decks as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170172: Faciliate all-Discovery retro on July 13 as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170206: On Technology FY2017-18 Q1 goals page, add a CTO team goal for planning the dev summit as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170213: Finalize TechCom charter as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T170207: Add CTO team section to Technology check-in slide deck as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 17, 5:36 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Thu, Jul 13

ksmith moved T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Thu, Jul 13, 6:53 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170618: Post Discovery retrospective notes on wiki.
Thu, Jul 13, 6:52 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170172: Faciliate all-Discovery retro on July 13 from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Thu, Jul 13, 6:52 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170172: Faciliate all-Discovery retro on July 13 from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Thu, Jul 13, 5:25 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170213: Finalize TechCom charter from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Thu, Jul 13, 12:04 AM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a comment to T170213: Finalize TechCom charter.

Also, the paragraph about documentation scope needed an "is" replaced with an "are", for grammatical correctness.

Thu, Jul 13, 12:03 AM · User-KSmith (Current Work)

Wed, Jul 12

ksmith renamed T170213: Finalize TechCom charter from Work with Victoria to finalize TechCom charter to Finalize TechCom charter.
Wed, Jul 12, 9:51 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a comment to T170213: Finalize TechCom charter.

Final changes to make:

Wed, Jul 12, 9:50 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a comment to T162291: Autolinking for URLs and magic links (ISBN etc.) not applied when copy-pasting a block of text.

This problem seems to apply when you paste rich text (such as from a google doc) where the URL is already linkified. For example, this is in a gdoc, with the URL linkified:

Wed, Jul 12, 5:02 PM · VisualEditor, VisualEditor-CopyPaste, VisualEditor-MediaWiki

Tue, Jul 11

ksmith added a project to T170359: Adjust phlogiston configuration for Release Engineering: User-KSmith.
Tue, Jul 11, 11:14 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work), Release-Engineering-Team (Watching / External), Phlogiston
ksmith created T170359: Adjust phlogiston configuration for Release Engineering.
Tue, Jul 11, 11:13 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work), Release-Engineering-Team (Watching / External), Phlogiston
ksmith moved T170213: Finalize TechCom charter from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 11, 10:40 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170012: Review Technology quarterly review draft decks from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Tue, Jul 11, 10:40 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170339: Share programmatic quarterly checkin work with other program managers.
Tue, Jul 11, 8:57 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith added a watcher for Phlogiston: ksmith.
Tue, Jul 11, 8:17 PM

Mon, Jul 10

ksmith created T170213: Finalize TechCom charter.
Mon, Jul 10, 9:55 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T167917: Create program-centric quarterly checkin presentation for Technology Q1 from Stalled/waiting to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 10, 9:54 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170212: Write up summary of tune-up concerns, for Victoria.
Mon, Jul 10, 9:54 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170207: Add CTO team section to Technology check-in slide deck.
Mon, Jul 10, 9:32 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith claimed T170206: On Technology FY2017-18 Q1 goals page, add a CTO team goal for planning the dev summit.

Add to: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Technology/Goals/2017-18_Q1

Mon, Jul 10, 9:31 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith created T170206: On Technology FY2017-18 Q1 goals page, add a CTO team goal for planning the dev summit.
Mon, Jul 10, 9:31 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170008: Follow up on changing Scoring workboard to a milestone from ToDo to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 10, 8:20 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170012: Review Technology quarterly review draft decks from Done to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 10, 7:54 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170012: Review Technology quarterly review draft decks from Doing to Done on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 10, 7:54 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T170012: Review Technology quarterly review draft decks from ToDo to Doing on the User-KSmith (Current Work) board.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T167918: Create team-centric quarterly checkin deck for Technology Q1 as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T169016: Set up local phlogiston environment as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T168440: Create program-centric FY2017-18 Q1 goals page as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T169776: Schedule another former Discovery leads meeting as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T169827: Work on "Scrum of Scrums Rethink" document as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T169926: Post this week's techmgt notes to the c-level update page as Resolved.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:21 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith closed T169786: Help resolve Scoring team questions about how to keep servers updated as Declined.

This seems to be moving along well enough on its own: T169247: Document recommended process for installing OS upgrades in Wikimedia VPS

Mon, Jul 10, 5:20 PM · User-KSmith
ksmith closed T169778: Edit phlogiston analtyics configuration to exclude irrelevant projects as Declined.

Joel already made the changes based on input from Nuria.

Mon, Jul 10, 5:18 PM · Phlogiston, User-KSmith
ksmith moved T170023: Consolidate Scrum-of-Scrums rethink notes (due before July 26) from Backlog to Current Work on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:13 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)
ksmith moved T168024: Coordinate Technology c-level update generation from Current Work to Stalled/waiting on the User-KSmith board.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:12 PM · User-KSmith
ksmith created T170172: Faciliate all-Discovery retro on July 13.
Mon, Jul 10, 5:11 PM · User-KSmith (Current Work)