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Re: Upgrade testing

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 07 May 2014 16:30:27 -0400
Message-ID: <536A97E3.8010901@w3.org>
To: Renoir Boulanger <renoir@w3.org>
CC: List WebPlatform public <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Hi, Renoir–

One possible bug:

The CC-BY-SA image is missing on the border-radius page [1] on 
"upgrade". This doesn't seem to be an issue with all images, since those 
on the SVG tutorials pages look okay [2]. Maybe something to do with 
images from templates?

[1] http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/css/properties/border-radius
[2] http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/svg/tutorials/smarter_svg_filters

Regards-
-Doug

On 5/6/14 11:45 AM, Renoir Boulanger wrote:
> Hi all!
>
> I spent some time yesterday to try a MediaWiki/server upgrade. If you
> want to test the new version, see "To do" section below.
>
> *Context:**
> *Ryan had been recommending me to upgrade version of both Ubuntu and
> MediaWiki for a while, and today's the day to test it. I hope this will
> help us with some issues we were having due to MW versions, improve
> performance, and will allow me leverage some logging features that newer
> MW version has.
>
> Since the latest Ubuntu long-term-support ("LTS") version got out last
> month, I thought that I should also upgrade the server version too. With
> that upgrade, we will have only the database servers left to upgrade. As
> a matter of fact, the /upgrade/ wiki is actually using a separate
> database server than the rest and is running with a much more recent
> MySQL version (5.6, instead of 5.1) too. It means that I might roll out
> database upgrade very soon too.
>
> *To do:*
>
> I'd like that we spend some time to see if things are working well and
> that nothing is lost. Note that anything you do, as long as you see
> /upgrade/ in the address, that data will be lost.
>
> All data is coming from the live site snapshot from yesterday.
>
>
> Compare pages (Note the /upgrade/ part)
>
> * http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Special:Version
> * http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/Special:Version
> *
> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Infrastructure/analysis/2014-OAuth_study_notes
> *
> http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/WPD:Infrastructure/analysis/2014-OAuth_study_notes
> * http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/css/properties/border-radius
> * http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/css/properties/border-radius
>
> And also...
> * Edit a page,
> * Create a page
> * Create an account very similar to yours but with special characters,
> see[4]
> * Try to add a compatibility table info from [5], like done at [1]
> *
>
> Enabled/Disabled extensions*
>
> While we are at it, I thought that we'd test how the site works by
> gradually removing non standard extensions, and enabling filtering
> extensions. Maybe it'll help with some account spam in the meantime we
> have our new account system
>
> Disabled:
>
> Those were non standard extensions (and non source controlled too (!))
> that aren't much popular and will eventually be deprecated and/or
> migrated (e.g. section comments, account profile).
>
> * WebplatformSectionCommentsSMW  (see attachment "SectionComment")
> * EditSectionIcon
> * SocialProfile (see attachment "SocialProfile")
>
>
> Enabled:
>
> Those are maintained extensions by the Wikimedia foundation and thought
> they'd be useful.
>
> * AbuseFilter [3] (Adds new filters, see through API [2])
> * AntiSpoof [4]
>
>
>    [0]: http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/Special:Version
>    [1]: http://docs.webplatform.org/upgrade/WPD:Projects/CompaTables
>    [2]:
> http://docs.webplatform.org/u/api.php?action=query&list=abusefilters
>    [3]: http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:AbuseFilter
>    [4]: http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:AntiSpoof
>    [5]: http://docs.webplatform.org/compat/compat-mdn-human.json
>
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2014 20:30:35 UTC

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