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Task #1315

Bare Metal Debian 8 migration

Added by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago. Updated almost 5 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
-
Target version:
Team - Qlater
Start date:
Due date:
% Done:

20%

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Description

Our current virtualization hosts need to be upgraded from Debian 7 to Debian 8, to benefit from newer KVM tools and other updates.

This affects:
  • dauntless
  • excelsior
  • falco
  • website host (possibly not before Q4) -> no need, see #1465
  • galaxy (possibly not before Q4) -> no need as we have new backup servers in place already

Related issues

Blocks Infrastructure - Task #1316: Gluster setupClosed2016-07-31

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Blocks Infrastructure - Task #108: document changes in /etc/cron.d/php on kermitClosed

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History

#1

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

#2

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Blocked by Bug #1197: network performance problems on VM hosts added
#3

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Blocks Task #824: migration of kermit to VM platform added
#4

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Blocks Task #825: migration of bilbo to VM platform added
#6

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)
#7

Updated by Alexander Werner over 5 years ago

  • Status changed from New to In Progress

Dauntless was migrated.
Note:
update-grub and grub-install have to be executed before rebooting despite the note that this happens automatically during the upgrade.

#8

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Target version set to Q3/2015
#9

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Blocked by deleted (Bug #1197: network performance problems on VM hosts)
#10

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Subject changed from migrate to Debian 8 to Debian 8 migration
  • Description updated (diff)
  • Priority changed from High to Normal
  • % Done changed from 0 to 20
#11

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)
#12

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Q3/2015 to Q4/2015
#13

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 5 years ago

  • Blocks Task #108: document changes in /etc/cron.d/php on kermit added
#14

Updated by Alexander Werner about 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

excelsior and falco were successfully migrated

#15

Updated by Florian Effenberger about 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)
#16

Updated by Florian Effenberger about 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Q4/2015 to Q1/2016

Deferred due to new backup server taking higher priority, and we run out of maintenance windows this years

#17

Updated by Florian Effenberger about 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Q1/2016 to Qlater
#18

Updated by Florian Effenberger almost 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

Do we have a list of machines that still need updating?
For the server migrations, the new systems will run Debian 8 right from the start
How many existing VMs still need an upgrade?
What's the plan with Ubuntu 14.04 machines - keeping it that way until EOL, or reinstalling, as a direct upgrade from Ubuntu to Debian won't work?

#19

Updated by Alexander Werner almost 5 years ago

  • Subject changed from Debian 8 migration to Bare Metal Debian 8 migration
  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
#20

Updated by Alexander Werner almost 5 years ago

Resolved for Bare Metal Machines. Will create a new ticket for VMs.

#21

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 3 years ago

  • Blocks deleted (Task #824: migration of kermit to VM platform)
#22

Updated by Florian Effenberger over 3 years ago

  • Blocks deleted (Task #825: migration of bilbo to VM platform)

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