Wednesday 25th January 2017

Cabinet Migration, scheduled 6 years ago

All servers will be taken offline beginning Saturday, January 28 at 10 PM EST (-0500 GMT) to migrate to another cabinet in the data center. Anticipate a 30-90 minute window as all servers are deracked and reracked to another location in the main annex.

12:02 AM: still attempting to remove old rails from rack; some screws are stripped and those are being tended to now.

12:17 AM: network online, new uplink is GigE. Continuing to cable servers, then will power on

12:41 AM: servers coming back online

1:34 AM: everything back online, maintenance window concluded.

2:08 AM: another bug preventing mysql to startup on systemd-based platforms (v6.5+) has been identified and corrected.