Server Team 20100817 meeting minutes

Posted in Ubuntu Server meeting minutes, Uncategorized on August 18th, 2010 by Dave Walker

Here are the minutes of the meeting. They can also be found online
with the irc logs here.

Meeting Actions

  • SpamapS to submit rubygems change proposal as Important bug in Debian and CC ubuntu-devel
  • zul to nudge forward upstart script review process
  • jjohansen to review bug 493156
  • zul to review papercut status of bug 582963

Review ACTION points from previous meeting

  • everyone to pick 1 or 2 papercuts for the beta cycle
    • deferred until later point of order
  • zul to continue clean up the SRU assigne list by prodding people on status: DONE
  • SpamapS to finalize and send ruby gems proposal to ubuntu-devel
    • proposal finalized, action for coming week to submit as bug on debian rubygems package
  • ttx to send email about 10.04.1 release process to server team: DONE

Maverick development (jib)

Weekly Updates & Questions for the QA Team (hggdh)

  • (hggdh) UEC testing is progressing and build 1231 was pending build on a PPA before testing could commence on it.
  • (hggdh) QA is taking a look at bugs that are tagged regression-* and will be pushing server-team related bugs

Weekly Updates & Questions for the Kernel Team (jjohansen)

  • https://launchpad.net/bugs/574910 – high load for lucid on ec2 – is mostly phantom load, plan is to close that bug and open more specific bugs to target the issues that have caused so much piling on.

  • (Omahn) requested review of bug 493156 https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/iotop/+bug/493156

  • (jjohansen) pv-ops kernel is still buggy, there is a chance the -ec2 kernel will have to be used instead. smoser doesn’t want to see that happen, but acknowledges that it may be necessary.
  • (jjohansen) kernel tema will be making the “pv-on-hvm drivers” available for testing purposes in a PPA

Weekly Updates & Questions for the Community Team (kim0)

  • kim0 was unable to attend, so this topic was skipped

Weekly Updates & Questions for the Documentation Team (sommer)

  • (sommer) says things are going smoothly, and he will have time to work on some new content this week
  • (sommer) String Freeze is Sept 9. sommer has discussed dropping the ubuntu-serverguide package and forwarded that discussion to the ubuntu-server mailing list after the meeting.

Papercuts status (jib)

  • Two papercuts were left, and mathiz and zul stepped up to claim/evaluate them

Open Discussion

  • (mathiaz) 10.04.1 ISO testing had all server tests completed.
  • (andreserl) cluster stack is waiting on a MIR for pacemaker to be approved

Agree on next meeting date and time

Next meeting will be on Tuesday 2010-08-24 at 1800 UTC in #ubuntu-meeting