* Posts by abentley

1 publicly visible post • joined 8 Jul 2023

GitLab deploys on a Friday and ... is down for a few hours


Actual cause: old Terraform config accidentally deployed

They weren't really blaming GCE, that was just the location of the problem. The root cause was "Part of a change request, an old pipeline was triggered, applying an obsolete Terraform plan to the Production environment." https://gitlab.com/gitlab-com/gl-infra/production/-/issues/15999