[U-Boot-Custodians] [U-Boot] [ANNOUNCEMENT] Switching to gitlab.denx.de
mario.six at gdsys.cc
Wed Jun 19 04:59:17 UTC 2019
On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 3:46 PM Wolfgang Denk <wd at denx.de> wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I wrote:
> > as discussed before, we want to switch from the old git server to
> > more powerful soft- and hardware. We will move the U-Boot master
> > repository and all custodian repositories to gitlab.
> > The switch will take place as follows:
> > 1. We will create user accounts for all custodians at gitlab.denx.de
> > You will receive an e-mail notification with your login
> > credentials. We will start with this this afternoon (CEST),
> > so if you have not received such an e-mail by tomorrow morning,
> > please let us know.
> > 2. We will block your SSH keys on the old git server, thus
> > effectively turning the custodian repositories into read-only
> > mode. Custodians will not be able to push any new stuff to the
> > old repositories any more.
> > This phase will start when all custodian repositories have been
> > created, but in no case before 12:00 p. m. (noon) CEST. the
> > next steps will follow as quickly as possible, ideally only a few
> > minutes later.
> > 3. The old repository will be cloned to the new gitlab server. This
> > should not take long. We don't expect any long interruption.
> > You wanted to have another cup of coffee anyway :-)
> > 4. The custodian can resume work using the gitlab server, as soon as
> > he can "see" his repository there. Tom should already be
> > prepared to pull from the gitlab repos.
> All these steps have been completed by now. All custodians should
> be able to access the new repositories now, and use all teh gitlab
> features that are enabled for this project (including CI runners).
> The U-Boot web pages (especially the source code links and the
> custodian page) have been updated to reference the new gitlab
> By now, the gitlab repos represent the official and active mainline
> / custodian repositories.
I have not received an e-mail about the MPC83xx repository yet, so I think
something did not quite work as expected. Could you have a look?
> > 5. After all custodians have been moved, URL rewrite rules will be
> > activated, and the DNS will be changed, so that the old URLs
> > will still be working, though only for read-only access.
> > Note: this last step is the most error-prone one. It is likely
> > that the rewrite roles are incomplete at the beginning, and/or
> > incorrect for a few special cases. Please be patient and report
> > such errors with enough detail to reproduce, then we will fix
> > them.
> This is what we will be working on now.
> Thanks for your patience!
> Best regards,
> Wolfgang Denk
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