15:02:30 <mackonstan> #startmeeting FD.io CSIT Project Meeting
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15:02:40 <vrpolak> #info Vratko Polak.
15:02:53 <tifrank> #info Tibor Frank
15:02:56 <dwallacelf> #info Dave Wallace
15:03:00 <mackonstan> #topic Agenda bashing
15:03:21 <mackonstan> #topic VPP updates
15:03:51 <mackonstan> #info no updates
15:03:58 <mackonstan> #topic VSAP updates
15:06:35 <mackonstan> #info Dave updates: two patches 31333 (env install with ansible) and 31334 (tests nginx ldp vpp-hoststack tests); Dave, Peter to shepherd the env install (Xi to rework it, 31333 to be abandoned), the rest follows
15:10:25 <mackonstan> #info Dave updates: Vratko has been reviewing 31344, Florin should be reviewing those tests too.
15:10:38 <mackonstan> #topic TSC
15:11:52 <mackonstan> #info Dave: Ray brought up the TG server funding point, calling for FD.io / CSIT formalising requirements for TG servers
15:13:25 <mackonstan> #info Dave: Ray et al brought up another related point - terms and conditions for installing / deploying HW/servers in FD.io labs
15:17:22 <mackonstan> #topic Releases CSIT-2101
15:19:36 <mackonstan> #info Vratko, async ipsec tests, show runtime and results look good, but the methodology is missing. Is anybody working on methodology?
15:20:10 <mackonstan> #info Maciek, will ping the authors to add methodology static content to enable publishing the report update
15:21:28 <mackonstan> #topic Releases CSIT-2106
15:21:54 <mackonstan> #info Maciek, release milestone dates updated
15:22:03 <mackonstan> #link https://wiki.fd.io/view/CSIT/csit2106_plan
15:22:59 <mackonstan> #topic Physical Infrastructure
15:25:46 <mackonstan> #info Peter: all Xeon, 2n-zn2, 2n-tx2 perf testbeds now upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04; 2n-tsh, 2n-dnv, 3n-dnv are to be done.
15:26:01 <mackonstan> #info Peter: had to upgrade TRex to v2.88
15:29:44 <mackonstan> #info Peter: nomad and vpp-device machines are to be upgraded once performance testbeds are completed and stable
15:32:39 <mackonstan> #info Peter, Dave: need to come up with an End-of-Life plan, and for that update the inventory for nomad servers, inventory info for perf testbeds is already updated in dc vexxhost server inventory patch, link below
15:32:51 <mackonstan> #link https://gerrit.fd.io/r/c/csit/+/3066
15:33:45 <mackonstan> #link https://gerrit.fd.io/r/c/csit/+/30662
15:36:37 <mackonstan> #info Dave: need a plan whether we can take machines from old perf testbeds and repurpose them for Nomad/build
15:39:45 <mackonstan> #info Maciek: propose to repurpose 3n-hsw perf testbeds for Nomad/build as proposed in the 2021 FD.io lab extension budget done in Nov 2020
15:40:44 <mackonstan> #info Dave: will update the EOL status in the patch
15:42:57 <mackonstan> #topic FD.io DC move in Mar 2021
15:43:40 <mackonstan> #info Maciek: update from Mohammed, not expecting MTL1 to move until April, but happy to move few servers for move test purposes
15:44:16 <mackonstan> #info Dave, Peter, Maciek collectively to propose MTL1 move stages, document in the patch 30662
15:46:23 <mackonstan> #info Dave, Andrew: still seeing periodic connectivity issues to gerrit … heads-up provided to Vexxhost, no other action needed
15:50:19 <mackonstan> #topic TG server platform recommendation
15:51:06 <mackonstan> #info Maciek: draft recommendation published on wiki, to be reviewed by CSIT project, comments with email handle in the wiki
15:51:15 <mackonstan> #link https://wiki.fd.io/view/CSIT/csit_tg_servers
15:51:59 <mackonstan> #topic Virtual Infrastructure, CI/CD
15:52:13 <mackonstan> #topic Environment, Framework
15:52:40 <mackonstan> #topic Performance Tests
15:56:28 <mackonstan> #info Tomas, looking at the intermittent failures in trending, too early to say if any new csit/vpp issues, will file jira if new ones
15:57:26 <mackonstan> #info Vratko, soak tests are failing after migration to 20.04 due to missing package, patch in progress.
15:57:41 <mackonstan> #endmeeting