[Foundation-l] Scheduled intermittent downtime on all Wikimedia projects on May 24

me at marcusbuck.org me at marcusbuck.org
Wed May 25 15:09:23 UTC 2011

Zitat von MZMcBride <z at mzmcbride.com>:

> me at marcusbuck.org wrote:
>> The sensible reaction (from a person who is involved in the
>> maintenance) would be:
>> "Oh, sorry, we were so much occupied with making the maintenance work
>> as smooth and uninterruptive as possible that we totally didn't think
>> about that. We will integrate it into our flow charts so we won't
>> forget it the next time we need to do maintenance that could cause
>> outages."
> I'm kind of surprised that you think Wikimedia has flow charts for this kind
> of thing.

I'm not a native speaker of English and I don't know whether it was  
the right word. I meant a documentation that tells you which steps  
need to be taken before, while and after you touch a critical system.

Marcus Buck

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