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Bug #15919

Move Redmine to a new VM

Added by intrigeri 3 months ago. Updated 2 months ago.

Status:
Confirmed
Priority:
Normal
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Category:
Infrastructure
Target version:
Start date:
09/06/2018
Due date:
% Done:

0%

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Type of work:
Sysadmin
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Description

We have to move out of the obsolete virtualization setup where our Redmine is currently hosted, worst case by the end of the Jessie LTS support (2020-06-30) but I think we're going to be expelled earlier than that.

Our options are:

  • install a fresh VM hosted by Riseup, redo the Redmine setup (and Puppetize it properly), copy the data
  • install a fresh VM on lizard, redo the Redmine setup (and Puppetize it properly), copy the data
  • copy the entire VM as-is to a new VM on lizard

Related issues

Duplicated by Tails - Feature #16035: Self-host our Redmine Duplicate 10/10/2018
Blocks Tails - Feature #13284: Core work 2017Q2→2019Q2: Sysadmin (Adapt our infrastructure) Confirmed 06/30/2017

History

#1 Updated by intrigeri 3 months ago

  • Blocks Feature #13284: Core work 2017Q2→2019Q2: Sysadmin (Adapt our infrastructure) added

#2 Updated by intrigeri 3 months ago

  • Target version changed from 2019 to Tails_4.0

I'll try to do that by the end of 2019Q2. Worst case, it has to be done by the end of 2019.

#3 Updated by intrigeri 2 months ago

#4 Updated by groente 2 months ago

Our options are:

  • install a fresh VM hosted by Riseup, redo the Redmine setup (and Puppetize it properly), copy the data

That's one option, I'd like to add the option of installing a fresh VM hosted by another friendly collective, redoing the setup (in puppet), and copying the data.

  • install a fresh VM on lizard, redo the Redmine setup (and Puppetize it properly), copy the data
  • copy the entire VM as-is to a new VM on lizard

Having redmine not run on lizard would have the benefit of not losing important communication channels when lizard is down. We're starting to centralise quite a lot towards lizard, I'd like to emphasise the merits of a decentralised infrastructure in making a choice here.

#5 Updated by intrigeri 2 months ago

Good points!

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