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May 24 2019, 17:22 (175 w, 6 d)
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RhinosF1
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FOSS developer and Miraheze Sysadmin.

See https://login.miraheze.org/wiki/User:RhinosF1

Recent Activity

Aug 29 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9712: mw-config master is broken .
In T9712#196193, @John wrote:

"Was force pushed without waiting for CI by John @ 19:56"

It wasn't forced pushed - it was committed?

Clarification: CI there to point out exactly this was bypassed by merging without a PR and then when post merged failed completely ignored for about 10 minutes

Aug 29 2022, 19:53 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9712: mw-config master is broken as Unbreak Now! priority.
Aug 29 2022, 19:11 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)

Aug 20 2022

RhinosF1 closed T9676: Enable Visual Editor as Invalid.

Advised on discord to use ManageWiki

Aug 20 2022, 20:06 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Aug 15 2022

RhinosF1 closed T9545: DBQueryError with Cargo as Invalid.

this just happened when i was looking at my global account info

Please open a new task.

Aug 15 2022, 20:47 · Upstream, MediaWiki (SRE), Extensions

Aug 4 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9457: Review wma.wmcloud.org CSP entry.

“In this document, when we say “Wikimedia Cloud Services”, we mean content or services hosted on wikitech.wikimedia.org, wmflabs.org, or a subdomain of wmflabs.org.”
According to this statement, Does the Wikitech ToU not cover wma.wmcloud.org?

Aug 4 2022, 14:58 · MediaWiki (SRE), Trust & Safety, CSP Review

Jul 31 2022

RhinosF1 reopened T9174: Universal Language Selector issues as "Open".
Jul 31 2022, 17:38 · Universal Omega, Upstream, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)

Jul 29 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9601: 29 July 2022 NIC cloud10<->switch link flap.
In T9601#193959, @John wrote:

syslog suggests the networking service on cloud10 was restarted

I don't believe a human did it. Surely it shouldn't randomly restart.

Jul 29 2022, 20:32 · Infrastructure (SRE), Cloud Infrastructure
RhinosF1 triaged T9601: 29 July 2022 NIC cloud10<->switch link flap as Unbreak Now! priority.
Jul 29 2022, 19:50 · Infrastructure (SRE), Cloud Infrastructure

Jul 28 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9392: MSUpload errors and bugs.

Hopefully

Jul 28 2022, 09:26 · MediaWiki (SRE), Extensions

Jul 19 2022

RhinosF1 moved T9552: Cargo data is not storing on specific pages from Backlog to Maintenance Script Run on the MediaWiki board.
Jul 19 2022, 19:41 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 triaged T9552: Cargo data is not storing on specific pages as High priority.
Jul 19 2022, 19:41 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jul 10 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9514: DB error when accessing Special:Contributions on horriblemusicwiki.

We're sorry for this.

Jul 10 2022, 07:10 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jul 7 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9507: Skin request: GreyStuff.

Reported nearly a year ago at https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T287725

Jul 7 2022, 15:20 · MediaWiki (SRE), Extensions, revi
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9507: Skin request: GreyStuff.

Deprecated: Use of BaseTemplate::getAfterPortlet was deprecated in MediaWiki 1.35. [Called from GreyStuffTemplate::getPortlet in /data/project/skins/public_html/skins/GreyStuff/includes/GreyStuffTemplate.php at line 222] in /data/project/skins/public_html/includes/debug/MWDebug.php on line 377

This causes a flash of the screen on skinswiki so -1 and I expect a decline.

Jul 7 2022, 15:18 · MediaWiki (SRE), Extensions, revi

Jul 4 2022

RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review.
Jul 4 2022, 12:16 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation
RhinosF1 closed T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review as Resolved.

_construct_l10n_command was added with https://github.com/miraheze/puppet/pull/2456/commits/ef8aaa8cf37f335dfa64f4fbb3588bd802626202 and will be merged with v4

Jul 4 2022, 11:27 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation

Jul 3 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9486: Enable the GlobalWatchlist extension.

Side note: we don't install extensions using the distributor anywat

Jul 3 2022, 11:29 · Configuration, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 closed T9486: Enable the GlobalWatchlist extension as Declined.

Already available. We don't install it globally. Please use loginwiki.

Jul 3 2022, 11:28 · Configuration, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)

Jul 1 2022

RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.
Jul 1 2022, 16:09 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.
Jul 1 2022, 16:06 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.
Jul 1 2022, 16:05 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.

https://github.com/miraheze/puppet/pull/2687 for what I can see in puppet

Jul 1 2022, 14:47 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.

https://github.com/miraheze/puppet/pull/2687 for what I can see in puppet

Jul 1 2022, 14:47 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 created T9479: Offboard RhinosF1 shell.
Jul 1 2022, 14:45 · Site Reliability Engineering
RhinosF1 triaged T9478: Add monitoring for high MariaDB connections as High priority.
Jul 1 2022, 07:28 · Monitoring, Infrastructure (SRE), Database

Jun 26 2022

RhinosF1 closed T9451: Ownership change? as Declined.

There is no concept of an owner.

Jun 26 2022, 20:46 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jun 25 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9275: Import request for: webkinzguide.miraheze.org.

XMLs can now be requested though using ImportDump on meta. Please see the new imports guidance.

Jun 25 2022, 18:34 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9275: Import request for: webkinzguide.miraheze.org.

Please attach the file

Jun 25 2022, 18:33 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jun 20 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9420: Import request for: [subdomain].miraheze.org.

Yes

Jun 20 2022, 21:14 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9387: Importing a dump from Bad TV Channels Wiki to Worst TV Network Wiki.

Please try again if you can't use the request page

Jun 20 2022, 20:49 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9425: Investigate recent outages.

Afaik no

Jun 20 2022, 19:32 · Infrastructure (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9420: Import request for: [subdomain].miraheze.org.

I can.

Jun 20 2022, 16:36 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9420: Import request for: [subdomain].miraheze.org.

You just need to enable TemplateStyles

Jun 20 2022, 16:17 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9420: Import request for: [subdomain].miraheze.org.

We also can't see your screenshot. It needs attaching to the task.

Jun 20 2022, 16:08 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9420: Import request for: [subdomain].miraheze.org.

Hi, You can now use the RequestImportDump page. Please try using that to speed up the process!

Jun 20 2022, 16:08 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added projects to T9423: set up Query Service: MediaWiki (SRE), Extensions.
Jun 20 2022, 13:39 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9423: set up Query Service.

There's only no native support for multiple wikis so this would be 6GB memory needed and a fair bit of sysadmin time.

Jun 20 2022, 13:38 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9423: set up Query Service.

Blazegraph is far too unstable. This would be a massive hog on resources.

Jun 20 2022, 13:37 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 closed T9421: MirahezeRC has disconnected as Resolved.

Thanks for the report. Reception123 restarted and I forgot to close but it's back now.

Jun 20 2022, 06:20 · Monitoring, Infrastructure (SRE)

Jun 18 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9403: Cannot log in; get "No active login attempt is in progress for your session" error.

Thanks @Untropicalisland: can you confirm your Firefox and OS version either here or on the Firefox ticket linked?

Jun 18 2022, 20:30 · Configuration, Notice, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9409: Enable various Wikibase suite extensions on whobase.miraheze.org.

OAuth: already installed.
Elasticsearch: not available and won't be for some time.

Jun 18 2022, 13:37 · Universal Omega, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)

Jun 17 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9257: Change the source of reCAPTCHA to enable users in mainland of China to register accounts.

Yes

Jun 17 2022, 20:24 · Universal Omega, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 raised the priority of T9403: Cannot log in; get "No active login attempt is in progress for your session" error from High to Unbreak Now!.

Raised this at https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1774861 - please disable Total Cookie Protection if it's enabled.

Jun 17 2022, 20:10 · Configuration, Notice, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9403: Cannot log in; get "No active login attempt is in progress for your session" error.

@Bukkit: why has this been lowered? This is arguably UBN rather than normal.

Jun 17 2022, 19:54 · Configuration, Notice, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9257: Change the source of reCAPTCHA to enable users in mainland of China to register accounts.

@Reception123: 2 reports of issues in China on IRC today.

Jun 17 2022, 15:00 · Universal Omega, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)

Jun 15 2022

RhinosF1 updated the task description for T8743: Upgrade to MediaWiki 1.38.1.
Jun 15 2022, 16:50 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9372: Import request for: islamwiki.miraheze.org.

Page protection will have to reapplied.

Jun 15 2022, 06:47 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jun 14 2022

RhinosF1 triaged T9386: Mismatch between license link and logo as Unbreak Now! priority.
Jun 14 2022, 15:06 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9386: Mismatch between license link and logo.

Both your wiki and jadtechwiki use overrides.

Jun 14 2022, 15:06 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9386: Mismatch between license link and logo.

I very much doubt this will be fixed by the upgrade. Please don't ping specfic sysadmins too.

Jun 14 2022, 14:56 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9340: Remove Skin:Pivot.

It becomes hard when every extension needs forks deploying, that are all on branches that could be deleted at any point and if a change is made upstream and not pulled to the deployed branch. It's on us to notice and work out the right solution.

Jun 14 2022, 10:01 · Notice, MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki

Jun 13 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9366: Upgrade linux kernel on all hosts.

Cloud servers can't be done without downtime can they?

Jun 13 2022, 20:51 · Infrastructure (SRE), Security
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9340: Remove Skin:Pivot.

The patch isn't even merged.

Jun 13 2022, 19:29 · Notice, MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 closed T9379: Extension: stopped working as Declined.

Removed due to incompatibility with next mediawiki version

Jun 13 2022, 11:30 · MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 closed T9377: Test as Invalid.
Jun 13 2022, 06:26 · Trash
RhinosF1 triaged T9377: Test as Low priority.
Jun 13 2022, 06:24 · Trash

Jun 12 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9368: I request to have Skin:Splash extension added in my wiki..

Please don't assign random users

Jun 12 2022, 20:11 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 placed T9368: I request to have Skin:Splash extension added in my wiki. up for grabs.
Jun 12 2022, 20:10 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9375: db112 outage follow ups as High priority.
Jun 12 2022, 19:56 · Infrastructure (SRE), Database

Jun 11 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9366: Upgrade linux kernel on all hosts.

And yes they were numerous issues in how the upgrades were done early this morning

Jun 11 2022, 15:43 · Infrastructure (SRE), Security
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9366: Upgrade linux kernel on all hosts.

I filed the task because Icinga alerted again. It was only released this morning.

Jun 11 2022, 15:43 · Infrastructure (SRE), Security
RhinosF1 edited projects for T9367: Database Name contains extra "wiki" - can it be removed?, added: Database, Configuration; removed MediaWiki.
Jun 11 2022, 15:19 · Configuration, Database, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9367: Database Name contains extra "wiki" - can it be removed?.

That would change the Miraheze subdomain to evilgenius.Miraheze.org and likely log you out until you reset cookies.

Jun 11 2022, 15:19 · Configuration, Database, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 created T9366: Upgrade linux kernel on all hosts.
Jun 11 2022, 10:23 · Infrastructure (SRE), Security

Jun 9 2022

RhinosF1 added projects to T9360: "Communication problems that occur at "bookhouse.miraheze.org": MediaWiki, Performance.
Jun 9 2022, 15:05 · Performance, MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9360: "Communication problems that occur at "bookhouse.miraheze.org".

Is there a specific page we can test on?

Jun 9 2022, 15:05 · Performance, MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a project to T9360: "Communication problems that occur at "bookhouse.miraheze.org": MediaWiki (SRE).

What exactly are you doing when you get that?

Jun 9 2022, 09:13 · Performance, MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9360: "Communication problems that occur at "bookhouse.miraheze.org".

Can you please expand?

Jun 9 2022, 09:00 · Performance, MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)

Jun 4 2022

RhinosF1 created T9332: New landing page jumps on iOS 15 after ~10 seconds.
Jun 4 2022, 06:10 · MediaWiki (SRE)

May 30 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9309: Increase Roundcube session timeout.

The default setting (and as it was prior to that PR) is 10 minutes @Dmehus

May 30 2022, 14:22 · Mail, Infrastructure (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review.

I tidied git up while waiting for year 7s to disappear. LC generator can wait for another day

May 30 2022, 12:01 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation
RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review.
May 30 2022, 12:00 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation
RhinosF1 updated the task description for T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review.
May 30 2022, 11:59 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation
RhinosF1 triaged T9310: Fix minor style issues in deploy-mediawiki raised in review as Low priority.
May 30 2022, 10:30 · MediaWiki (SRE), SRE Automation
RhinosF1 placed T9295: Adding a TXT record for rct.wiki up for grabs.

No reason to wait several days. Anyone can make a PR in a few minutes for this.

May 30 2022, 07:44 · Infrastructure (SRE), DNS
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9257: Change the source of reCAPTCHA to enable users in mainland of China to register accounts.

None, other than the potential for a pick up in spambot user creations, which Stewards are well placed to perform CheckUser investigations and block any web hosts/open proxies.

Can I please remind you that SRE had to take emergency action to restore the Abuse Filter and that CVT failed to even notice it had been throttled at one point?

May 30 2022, 06:14 · Universal Omega, Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022).

@Dmehus: No it's not UBN now but it keeps alerting and the job queue & exceptions alerts are supposed to show user impact and by definition when they alert be unbreak now.

May 30 2022, 05:48 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)

May 29 2022

RhinosF1 raised the priority of T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022) from High to Unbreak Now!.

refreshLinks paged now :(

May 29 2022, 20:40 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9305: 502 error on RecentChanges - criticalrole.miraheze as High priority.
May 29 2022, 15:37 · Performance, MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 added projects to T9305: 502 error on RecentChanges - criticalrole.miraheze: MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE), Performance.
May 29 2022, 15:36 · Performance, MediaWiki (SRE), MediaWiki
RhinosF1 lowered the priority of T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022) from Unbreak Now! to High.
May 29 2022, 13:12 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9303: mwtask111 is running low on disk as Unbreak Now! priority.
May 29 2022, 12:32 · MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 renamed T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022) from JobQueue spiralling out of control to JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022).
May 29 2022, 12:22 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a parent task for T9299: Create an open dblist: T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022).
May 29 2022, 12:22 · Puppet, Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a parent task for T9300: Handle spikes of jobs better: T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022).
May 29 2022, 12:22 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 added subtasks for T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022): T9300: Handle spikes of jobs better, T9299: Create an open dblist.
May 29 2022, 12:22 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9302: Have a way to view job queue data as High priority.
May 29 2022, 12:21 · Monitoring, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9301: JobQueue spiralling out of control (Late May 2022) as Unbreak Now! priority.
May 29 2022, 12:19 · MediaWiki, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9300: Handle spikes of jobs better as High priority.
May 29 2022, 11:59 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 created T9300: Handle spikes of jobs better.
May 29 2022, 11:59 · MediaWiki (SRE), Configuration
RhinosF1 triaged T9299: Create an open dblist as Normal priority.
May 29 2022, 11:56 · Puppet, Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 created T9299: Create an open dblist.
May 29 2022, 11:55 · Puppet, Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9297: DiscussionTools disabled on pollandballwiki due to jobs issue.

There's a few DB Connection timed outs for runJobs.php but nothing often / large enough to indicate it could cause huge backlogs.

May 29 2022, 08:04 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9297: DiscussionTools disabled on pollandballwiki due to jobs issue.

recordLint runs on both runners, maybe it failed on mw* and I'm missing the logs as to why from last night.

May 29 2022, 08:02 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 triaged T9297: DiscussionTools disabled on pollandballwiki due to jobs issue as Low priority.
May 29 2022, 07:53 · Extensions, MediaWiki (SRE)

May 28 2022

RhinosF1 added projects to T9295: Adding a TXT record for rct.wiki: DNS, Infrastructure (SRE).

You should be able to use the html tag method via WikiSEO if you don't want to wait but we'll be able to do this.

May 28 2022, 10:48 · Infrastructure (SRE), DNS

May 27 2022

RhinosF1 added a comment to T9285: Founder Usergroup Rights required for FampediaTech Wiki .

It's because you'd be able to promote yourself to CheckUser & Oversight. The local steward group is mainly only for allowing stewards to edit user groups that don't exist on meta.

May 27 2022, 12:25 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 edited projects for T9285: Founder Usergroup Rights required for FampediaTech Wiki , added: Configuration; removed Extensions.
May 27 2022, 12:20 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 changed the visibility for T9285: Founder Usergroup Rights required for FampediaTech Wiki .
May 27 2022, 12:20 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)
RhinosF1 added a comment to T9285: Founder Usergroup Rights required for FampediaTech Wiki .

We do not allow anyone to edit all rights

May 27 2022, 12:20 · Configuration, MediaWiki (SRE)