[Exherbo-dev] Gerrit issues & way forward

Marc-Antoine Perennou keruspe at exherbo.org
Wed Nov 30 15:19:04 UTC 2016

On Fri, 2016-10-21 at 16:21 +0200, Wulf C. Krueger wrote:
> Consequences of starting over:
> - Will take a day or two
> - All users will have to re-do any personal settings, options,
> queries, etc.
> - Groups will have to be re-created and re-populated
> - Custom permissions will have to be re-implemented
> - Clean database without migration history
> - No more manual SQL interventions; if it can't be done via the API,
> it
> won't be done
> - Gerrit will run inside a Docker container
> Opinions?


Gerrit is indeed annoying lately.
I don't think 1 or 2 days of downtime would really matter given the
current status.
+1 for spawning a brand new one. Maybe we can abandon dead changesets
before the migration and try to restore the others. Shouldn't be too
much work I guess.

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