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From 2016-06-19 to 2016-07-18

2016-07-18

18:57 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
All approvals have been given. (Special Note: This may be the fastest that an order of this size has been approved. ... ganglia
17:01 action #12538 (Closed): Setup new mailing list for discussions
done already. Anonymous
09:47 action #12538: Setup new mailing list for discussions
Gerhard, please route opensuse-infrastructure@opensuse.org to lists4. hennevogel

2016-07-17

21:10 action #12534: Setup KVM images
due to changes in a related task cboltz
21:10 action #12734 (Resolved): Fix or drop hermes wiki notifications
I enabled Hermes notifications for wiki changes, and here's the mail I received:
openSUSE Hermes messaging (ht...
cboltz
12:11 action #12538: Setup new mailing list for discussions
Do you need any other information for creating a mailing list? AdaLovelace

2016-07-15

20:20 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
P.O. has been created. The purchase is now just waiting for various high-level approvals, including Roland, Ralf, an... ganglia

2016-07-14

16:32 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
I've just had my latest update conversation with Heather (our purchasing agent). This is progressing nicely. We're ... ganglia
16:29 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
The 4x SFP+ network cables are necessary for the storage network. The only way that you can get reliable 10G speeds ... ganglia
08:50 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
4x Network cable (SFP+) are more expensive than normal cables. That's something where you can save the missing money... AdaLovelace
05:32 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
back than the two redundant switches were planned for storage and ethernet, if the switches you have in the offer are... gschlotter
06:20 action #12536 (Closed): New infrastructure admin portal page
AdaLovelace

2016-07-11

20:15 action #12532: Request database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services
[I'm only talking about the wiki in this comment.]
We need the database dump and the uploaded files twice:
a) now...
cboltz
16:56 action #12532: Request database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services
I"ve met with Jared Nyland, and we've discussed the DB dump. When we want it, he will provide it. I've added Jared ... ganglia
14:08 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
Hi Gerhard,
If you'll look back at the original proposal that you provided to me, you did not specify any switch f...
ganglia
08:19 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
on question Craig,
maybe I do not understand something right, but are the SFPs for the 1GB link included or do you p...
gschlotter

2016-07-09

14:30 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
ganglia wrote:
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> Current quote prices matches very closely to our budget, just with about $400 to spare.
>
> ...
AdaLovelace

2016-07-08

21:28 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
After some back-and-forth discussions today, I now have a usable Quote from HPE. In summary:
* 3x HP DL380 server...
ganglia
14:14 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
Working with HPE to refine the quote. Apparently some misunderstandings, which is normal. ganglia

2016-07-07

11:42 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
It will still take some time. HPE sent a preliminary quote yesterday, while I was traveling back to the U.S. I'll b... ganglia
11:39 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
How was the Sales Call? Can we get the hardware? AdaLovelace

2016-07-06

21:09 action #12536: New infrastructure admin portal page
Looks excellent to me! :) OrangeCMS

2016-07-04

14:37 action #12536 (Feedback): New infrastructure admin portal page
Thanks for the feedback!
I changed the picture and changed admin@o.o from mailing list to mailto. It has been as a m...
AdaLovelace

2016-07-03

19:30 action #12536: New infrastructure admin portal page
Thanks for the update!
The page mostly looks good, but it wouldn't be me without bugreports ;-)
- is admin@ reall...
cboltz
17:08 action #12536: New infrastructure admin portal page
I have added a new picture of the servers. Christian and I are new Members.
Mail addresses are changed from suse.co...
AdaLovelace
10:46 action #12536 (In Progress): New infrastructure admin portal page
AdaLovelace

2016-07-01

20:12 action #12534: Setup KVM images
For the MediaWiki update, I just opened ticket 12580 so that we can focus on the KVM images here.
The wiki needs...
cboltz
20:00 action #12580 (Resolved): MediaWiki update to 1.27
We should update the wiki to MediaWiki 1.27 which was released two days ago and is a LTS release, see https://www.med... cboltz
20:00 action #12532: Request database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services
due to changes in a related task cboltz
19:12 action #12532: Request database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services
Two details for the wiki:
- there is a "secret" ;-) file /srv/settings/wiki_settings.php. I don't want/need the data...
cboltz
16:51 action #12538: Setup new mailing list for discussions
That should be a mailing list to communicate for the new infrastructure in Provo ( wiki problems and new setup).
The...
AdaLovelace

2016-06-28

19:49 action #12536: New infrastructure admin portal page
Revamping is very important! Keywords like Infrastructure and System Administration are missing. That's the reason w... AdaLovelace
07:54 action #12536 (Closed): New infrastructure admin portal page
At the moment, we have:
https://en.opensuse.org/openSUSE:Services_team
listing some of the admins that are behind...
Anonymous
10:58 action #12538: Setup new mailing list for discussions
What is the purpose and audience of this mailing list? hennevogel
10:39 action #12538: Setup new mailing list for discussions
it was discussed in the past as well, and there's another ticket about this (sorry I'm unable to search for it now). ... tampakrap
07:56 action #12538 (Closed): Setup new mailing list for discussions
As discussed during openSUSE Conference 2016, we should have a discussion mailing list for openSUSE admin stuff.
...
Anonymous
08:03 action #12528: Organize place and infrastructure for the new machines
This infrastructure is already in place. The SUSE Studio cluster has an empty rack that will be used. There is redu... ganglia
07:43 action #12528 (Resolved): Organize place and infrastructure for the new machines
$subject says it all. Hopefully we get a redundant power and network connection to provide reliable services.
Anonymous
07:57 action #12530: Name some people with hardware access
To start, the following SUSE R&D persons have access to the Datacenter where the openSUSE servers will be located:
...
ganglia
07:46 action #12530 (New): Name some people with hardware access
So far we might have a single point of failure. Maybe we can ask if some people are allowed to call the general SUSE/... Anonymous
07:52 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
I've organized a Sales Call with a system engineer at HPE, to be held on Thursday, 30 Jun. ganglia
07:51 action #12524: Buy new hardware for Provo
Gerhard has provided a brief spec of hardware. From this, Craig will seek a vendor and a purchasing quote.
3 Cont...
ganglia
07:40 action #12524 (Closed): Buy new hardware for Provo
We want to setup a new infrastructure in the Provo datacenter. That can just be done if we have the needed hardware a... Anonymous
07:50 action #12534 (Resolved): Setup KVM images
While we are waiting for the final hardware/infrastructure setup, we already can start working on different things:
...
Anonymous
07:47 action #12532 (Resolved): Request database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services
Request a database dump and the current configuration of the openSUSE services that are currently running in Provo (w... Anonymous
07:42 action #12526 (Resolved): Setup separate network access (public IP) for administration and public traffic
We want to isolate the new openSUSE infrastructure from the rest of the infrastructure running in Provo. Therefore we... Anonymous
 

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