wiki:SystemAdministration

The Buildbot project has a substantial bit of infrastructure, generously supported by Google, OSUOSL, and iXsystems. This page is where we coordinate the administration of that infrastructure

Documentation

Bugs

All admin tasks should be tracked in Trac tickets. We have several milestones for such tasks, but they are grouped together here:

Ticket Summary Milestone Status Owner Type Priority
#2050 Use metrics to start benchmarking Buildbot's performance in metabuildbot sys - metabuildbot new task major
#2820 SSL is the future! sys - other new enhancement major
#2854 Host FreeBSD slaves on our infra sys - other new task major
#2859 Configure backups sys - other new task major
#2865 Close sourceforge account sys - on-bb-infra assigned task major
#2894 Somehow file attaching to trac might fail depending on the language setting sys - other new defect major
#2905 minimise number of IRC bots sys - other new task major
#2923 "simple" builds fail because Buidlbot is not installed sys - metabuildbot new task major
#3011 List of things for "trac under ansible" sys - other new task major
#3035 configure sshblock with Ansible sys - other new enhancement major
#3037 Install dotfiles with Ansible sys - other accepted sa2ajj enhancement major
#3038 Manage trac.buildbot.net with Ansible sys - other new enhancement major
#3040 Manage lists.buildbot.net with Ansible sys - other new enhancement major
#3046 set up mx.buildbot.net with Ansible sys - other new task major
#3047 set up mysql.int.buildbot.net with Ansible sys - other new task major
#3056 Things to do/consider for switching from Travis to meta-buildbot sys - metabuildbot new enhancement major
#3068 prepare pgsql.int.buildbot.net sys - other accepted sa2ajj task major
#3072 setup vm1 sys - other accepted sa2ajj task major
#3077 strange information in timeline sys - other reopened support-request major
#3109 we need a policy for the users in jail sys - other new task major
#3113 ML configuration should somehow be cleaned up sys - other new support-request major
#3137 consider using `qjail` to manage jails sys - other new task major
#3141 virtualenv.py seems to be required for meta bb installation sys - other new defect major
#3154 host bot.buildbot.net with Ansible sys - other new task major
#3174 make ansible playbook for keeping metabbotcfg up to date detect errors sys - metabuildbot new task major
#3243 Trac hook @ GitHub shows an error sys - other new support-request major
#3279 get rid of getent in ansible playbooks sys - other new task major
#3282 use supybot better sys - other new enhancement major
#3283 Metabuildbot: Add a Py3 builder sys - metabuildbot new task major
#3305 Switch to ReCAPTCHA v2 sys - other new enhancement major
#3328 Trac gets slow after modifying bugs sys - other new defect major
#3368 Send a daily "housekeeping" email to devel@ if there are things to do sys - on-bb-infra new task major
#3623 moving trac tickets to GitHub sys - on-bb-infra assigned sa2ajj task major
#2803 two "IMPORTANT" lines on registration page sys - other reopened verm defect minor
#2849 Shell accounts for developers sys - other new verm task minor
#2858 Host our own Q&A site sys - future new task minor
#2979 Change trac to the multi repository setup sys - other new task minor
#3003 Document the Buildbot network sys - other new task minor
#3065 Enable the XML-RPC Trac plugin sys - other new enhancement minor
#3069 make it possible for service specific admins to use jexec sys - other assigned task minor
#3155 document a way to "force" an ansible run sys - other new sa2ajj task minor
#3157 check localhost-only things sys - other new sa2ajj task minor
#3164 replace daily system reports with tripwire sys - other new task minor
#3192 log switch/router messages to syslog sys - other new verm task minor
#3381 Links in supybot meeting lists are not generated correctly sys - on-bb-infra new defect minor
#3085 use some Jinja2 fanciness to make sure secrets exist sys - other new enhancement patches-accepted
#3645 consider using devpi-server in BB infrastructure sys - on-bb-infra new task patches-accepted

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