Admin TODO

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Various stuff to do on the servers to improve services or relibility

  • upgrade Albiero and sirius to Lenny
    • Imply a reboot to change kernel => beware of eth0 vanishing
    • physical access ?
  • Hardware
    • Switch gigabit between the eth1 of ganesh, albiero and sirius
    • way to get albiero and sirius console from ganesh
    • way to have ganesh console on albiero (iLO *does* fail)
  • Database
    • move them all to albiero
    • move them all to pg 8.3 (requires lenny)
    • do we need/can have a fall back if albiero is down
  • Web
    • optimize pg request
    • make sure the web work even if the databases are down
      • important for fastcgi (maybe tweack various timeout)
      • avoid ugly error on apache
    • mirroring/reverse-proxying/round-robining
      • i think sirius is missing some crontab to get the svn and generate certain files
      • need to create dns entries for {www,images,download}{1,2,3,..} and matching vhost
    • prepare "maintenace" pages for www, trac, wiki, forum
    • prepare simplified pages with only a few links
  • Mail
    • create an admin ml
    • make sure the cron send to admin@ if and only if something bad happened