Server team meeting minutes: 2015-2-10

Posted in Uncategorized on February 17th, 2015 by Greg Lutostanski

Agenda

  • Review ACTION points from previous meeting
  • V Development
  • Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
  • Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
  • Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
  • Ubuntu Server Team Events
  • Open Discussion
  • Announce next meeting date, time and chair
  • Minutes

    Meeting Actions

    None

    V Development

    Feb 19th is feature freeze and debian import freeze.
    Progress on OpenStack Kilo features seems to be progressing well

    Server & Cloud Bugs

    None

    Ubuntu Server Team Events

    ODS is coming up

    Open Discussion
    Agree on next meeting date and time

    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Feb 17th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. arosales will chair.

    IRC Log
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MeetingLogs/Server/20150210

    How to setup OpenStack guest console access using the OpenStack Charms

    Posted in Ubuntu Server on January 26th, 2015 by Pat Gaughen

    Liam Young wrote a blog post a few months ago about how to enable OpenStack guest console support and noted it was in the next charms. This feature landed in our stable charms in October. If you are wondering how it’s done, check out Liam’s blog post – http://blog.gnuoy.eu/2014/09/openstack-guest-console-access-with-juju.html

    Kilo-1 available for Vivid and Trusty

    Posted in Ubuntu Server on January 21st, 2015 by Pat Gaughen

    Our very own James Page blogged about Kilo-1 availability for Vivid and Trusty (via Ubuntu Cloud Archive) . If you are interested in checking out the current OpenStack in development on Ubuntu, this is for you. Enjoy!

    Server team meeting minutes: 2015-1-20

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on January 20th, 2015 by Corey Bryant

    Agenda

    • Review ACTION points from previous meeting
      • gaughen to establish new qa-team point of contact for server team
    • V Development
    • Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
    • Ubuntu Server Team Events
    • Open Discussion
    • Announce next meeting date, time and chair

    Minutes

    Meeting Actions
    • gaughen to establish new qa-team point of contact for server team — gaughen and beisner discussing – keeping as ACTION point

    • jamespage to answer question in bug 1410363 in response to smb

    V Development

    Today is Jan 20th.  Jan 22nd is alpha 2 (For opt-in flavors).  Feb 19th is feature freeze and debian import freeze.

    Server & Cloud Bugs
    caribou is busy on a CUPS bug & apport upstream issues
    Ubuntu Server Team Events

    FOSDEM is soon (Saturday 31 January and Sunday 1 February 2015) and hallyn is presenting lxd at FOSDEM on Sunday.

    Open Discussion

    teward says nginx merge coming as soon as the next debian updates come for it (assuming before featurefreeze). last merge introduced out of the box POODLE mitigations in the default confs.

    Agree on next meeting date and time

    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Jan 27th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. jamespage will chair.

    IRC Log
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MeetingLogs/Server/20150120

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-11-25

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on November 25th, 2014 by Diogo Matsubara

    Agenda

    • Review ACTION points from previous meeting
      • None
    • V Development
    • Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
    • Ubuntu Server Team Events
    • Open Discussion
    • Announce next meeting date, time and chair

    Minutes

    Meeting Actions
    • matsubara to chase someone that can update release bugs report: http://reqorts.qa.ubuntu.com/reports/rls-mgr/rls-v-tracking-bug-tasks.html#ubuntu-server
    Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
    • smb reports: “I did a few stable uploads for Xen in Utopic and Trusty. Though zul, you may want to hold back doing cloud-archive versions. There is more to come. ;) Also from some email report on xen-devel there are a few things missing to make openstack and xen a better experience (bug #1396068 and bug #1394327 at least). I am working on getting things applied and SRUed.”
    Agree on next meeting date and time

    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Dec 2nd at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. kickinz1 will chair.

    IRC Log
    http://ubottu.com/meetingology/logs/ubuntu-meeting/2014/ubuntu-meeting.2014-11-25-16.01.html

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-10-07

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on October 14th, 2014 by Greg Lutostanski

    Agenda

    • Review ACTION points from previous meeting

    ACTION: all to review blueprint work items before next weeks meeting

    • U Development
    • Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
    • Ubuntu Server Team Events
    • Open Discussion
    • Announce next meeting date, time and chair

    Minutes

    Final Freeze 9 days out
    • Check on FTBFS packages — seems like there has been good progress
    • Make sure are up to date, if resources are needed now is the time to ask.
    • Release bugs, no high priority ones, juju mirs and openstack bits are being worked.
    • kickinz1 brought up two bcache bugs (LP #1377130 and LP #1377142) to the kernel team for help.
    Meeting Actions

    None

    Agree on next meeting date and time

    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Oct 14th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting.

    IRC Log

    http://ubottu.com/meetingology/logs/ubuntu-meeting/2014/ubuntu-meeting.2014-10-07-16.03.html

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-09-30

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on September 30th, 2014 by Ryan Beisner

    Agenda

    • Review ACTION points from previous meeting
    • rbasak to review mysql-5.6 transition plans with ABI breaks with infinity
    • blueprint updating
    • U Development
    • Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
    • Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee)
    • Ubuntu Server Team Events
    • Open Discussion
    • Announce next meeting date, time and chair
    • ACTION: meeting chair (of this meeting, not the next one) to carry out post-meeting procedure (minutes, etc) documented at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ServerTeam/KnowledgeBase

    Minutes

    • REVIEW ACTION POINTS FROM PREVIOUS MEETING
      • re: rbasak noted that regarding mysql mysql-5.6 transition / abi infinity action, we decided to defer the 5.6 move for this cycle, as we felt it was too late given the ABI concerns.
    • UTOPIC DEVELOPMENT
      • LINK: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UtopicUnicorn/ReleaseSchedule
      • LINK: http://reqorts.qa.ubuntu.com/reports/rls-mgr/rls-u-tracking-bug-tasks.html#ubuntu-server
      • LINK: http://status.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-u/group/topic-u-server.html
      • LINK: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/topic-u-server
    • SERVER & CLOUD BUGS (CARIBOU)
      • Nothing to report.
    • WEEKLY UPDATES & QUESTIONS FOR THE QA TEAM (PSIVAA)
      • Nothing to report.
    • WEEKLY UPDATES & QUESTIONS FOR THE KERNEL TEAM (SMB, SFORSHEE)
      • smb reports that he is digging into a potential race between libvirt and xen init
    • UBUNTU SERVER TEAM EVENTS
      • None to report.
    • OPEN DISCUSSION
      • Pretty quiet. Not even any bad jokes. Back to crunch time!
    • ANNOUNCE NEXT MEETING DATE AND TIME
      • next meeting will be : Tue Oct 7 16:00:00 UTC 2014 chair will be lutostag
    • MEETING ACTIONS
      • ACTION: all to review blueprint work items before next weeks meeting.

    People present (lines said)

    • beisner (54)
    • smb (8)
    • meetingology (4)
    • smoser (3)
    • rbasak (3)
    • kickinz1 (3)
    • caribou (2)
    • gnuoy (1)
    • matsubara (1)
    • jamespage (1)
    • arges (1)
    • hallyn (1)

    IRC Log

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-09-09

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on September 9th, 2014 by Corey Bryant
    Meeting Actions
    • none
    U Development
    • Final beta freeze is 9/25
    • The one bug that is >= high in importance and not fixed is bug 1350810 in byobu, reminder sent to kirkland
    • Everyone reminded to review assigned blueprints for any features that need to be postponed for 14.10 release, since we’re beyond feature freeze
    Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)
    • no updates
    Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)
    • no updates
    Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee, arges)
    • coreycb added arges to agenda
    • arges reported to kickinz1 that bcache bug is fixed upstream, so that should trickle down soon
    Ubuntu Server Team Events
    • There are a few sprints going on at the moment.
    Open Discussion
    • no updates
    Agree on next meeting date and time
    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Sept 16th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. Chaired by arosales.

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-08-05

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on August 5th, 2014 by Diogo Matsubara

    Meeting Actions

    U Development

    • DebianImportFreeze on the 7th and FeatureFreeze on the 21st
    • coreycb agreed to take on bug 1347567
    • Everyone reminded to keep BP up to date

    Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)

    • no updates

    Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)

    • psivaa reported that utopic installation jobs are broken at the moment due to a parted bug and that the Foundations team is working on a fix.

    Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee)

    • smb reported that several bugs were reported by EC2 users.

    Ubuntu Server Team Events

    • Linuxcon on the 20th and TL sprint going on during this week.

    Open Discussion

    • lutostag reminded everyone that voting for ODS sessions are about to close, so people should vote ASAP. Ubuntu related sessions: http://insights.ubuntu.com/2014/07/31/voting-begins-for-openstack-summit-sessions-in-paris/

    Agree on next meeting date and time

    • Next meeting will be on Tuesday, Aug 12th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. Chaired by gaughen

    Server team meeting minutes: 2014-07-29

    Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes on July 29th, 2014 by Robie Basak

    Meeting Actions

    None

    U Development

    The discussion about “U Development” started at 16:00.

    • Feature freeze is August 21. Note Debian Import Freeze is coming up
      • as well.
    • The mysql /var/lib/mysql discussion is proceeding, but it seems
      • unlikely that this will happen by feature freeze now. Nevertheless, we expect to land 5.6 in main in the same manner as 5.5 is currently on schedule.
    • http://status.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-u/group/topic-u-server.html – please

      • remember to keep your blueprints updated with work item progress and re-plan milestones if things slip.

    Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)

    The discussion about “Server & Cloud Bugs (caribou)” started at 16:03.

    • No updates

    Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)

    The discussion about “Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (psivaa)” started at 16:05.

    • No updates

    Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee)

    The discussion about “Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (smb, sforshee)” started at 16:05.

    • James Page reports that iscsitarget 12.04 DKMS updates for HWE
      • kernels are ready and uploaded to trusty-proposed awaiting SRU team review (bug 1262712)
    • The KSM on NUMA + KVM bug (1346917) is making great progress, driven
      • by Chris Arges. Brad Figg reports that an upload to trusty-proposed is imminent, and it should land on August 8th (the day after 12.04.5). 12.04.5 (for the HWE kernel) won’t include the update, but one will be available for it the next day.
    • For kernel SRU cadence updates, see

    Ubuntu Server Team Events

    The discussion about “Ubuntu Server Team Events” started at 16:17.

    • rbasak noted that the Canonical Server Team have been sprinting in
      • #ubuntu-server on Fridays to complete merges, including mentoring and sponsoring, and that all are welcome to join them.

    Open Discussion

    The discussion about “Open Discussion” started at 16:18.

    • James Page reported that there are plans to SRU docker 1.0.x to
      • 14.04 in bug 1338768. The proposed uploaded is in a PPA and awaiting review from the SRU team. Testers are encouraged to try it out.

    Agree on next meeting date and time

    Next meeting will be on Tuesday, August 4th at 16:00 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting. Note that this was stated incorrectly in the meeting itself. The chair will be Liam Young.