Reminder: This maintenance is happening in about 45 minutes. If all
goes well it should be quick and largely unnoticeable.
On 10/24/18 8:57 AM, Andrew Bogott wrote:
UPDATE: This maintenance has been postponed a week due
datacenter engineer being injured and unable to complete the work.
Instead, this will be happening next Wednesday instead, at the same
time as previously scheduled.
On 10/24/18 8:44 AM, Andrew Bogott wrote:
Reminder: This maintenance is starting in about
On 10/17/18 9:18 AM, Andrew Bogott wrote:
The Wikimedia datacenter team will be performing some routine
network maintenance next Wednesday. This will cause brief,
rolling network interruptions for essentially all tools, services,
and virtual servers -- each physical server will be briefly
unplugged as its network cable is moved to a new switch. Ideally
these interruptions will only last a few seconds and be
unnoticeable, but downtime may be longer if there are unexpected
This process will begin at 14:00 UTC on Wednesday the 24th, which is
7 AM in California. All moves should be completed within an hour.