okay yay, I wrote up some notes at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Legoktm/Mastodon_server, please edit/comment/add boldly (can move it out of my userspace once a few other people sign on).
I put a rough timeline on that page, since most of us have a Nov. 1 deadline.
Progress! first time hacking on custom Terraform providers
I was named on the PAWS #CoolestToolAward! I was kind-of hoping for an award on something I created myself, but this is awesome (and totally unexpected) too :D
I got a package into the official Debian repositories! https://packages.debian.org/sid/mediawiki-extension-codemirror
Today on "things I did not expect to cause breakage": migrating a Python script from 2 to 3 in a php 7.3 container. Turns out that the php container is also used to run Python 2 CGI scripts as they just work out of the box, so the script migration and subsequent Python 2 removal caused the cgi apps to stop working.. Fun times.
Attacking #Wikimedia volunteers on your homepage and then claiming we're the ones destroying FOSS is plain out not acceptable, we're leaving and no longer want to be associated with your network.
High school student. MediaWiki developer, Wikimedia system administrator. Debian Maintainer. 🌻 he/him
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