Ticket #551 (closed maintenance: fixed)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

Mediawiki 1.19.7 upgrade

Reported by: chris Owned by: chris
Priority: major Milestone: Maintenance
Component: Mediawiki Keywords:
Cc: ed Estimated Number of Hours: 0.5
Add Hours to Ticket: 0 Billable?: yes
Total Hours: 0.25


From MediaWiki-announce:

This is a notice that on Tuesday, May 21st between 20:00-21:00 UTC
(1-2pm PDT) Wikimedia Foundation will release security updates for
current and supported branches of the MediaWiki software. Downloads
and patches will be available at that time, with the git repositories
updated later that afternoon. Although MediaWiki does not have the
vulnerable feature enabled by default, most wiki using common advanced
features will want to patch for this issue.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by chris

  • Add Hours to Ticket changed from 0.0 to 0.25
  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Total Hours changed from 0.0 to 0.25

Following the process followed last time, ticket:536#comment:2

sudo -i
cd /web/wiki.transitionnetwork.org
export MW="1.19.7"
wget wget http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.19/mediawiki-$MW.tar.gz
wget wget http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.19/mediawiki-$MW.tar.gz.sig
  gpg --verify mediawiki-$MW.tar.gz.sig 
  gpg: Signature made Tue May 21 17:21:14 2013 BST using DSA key ID 62D84F01
  gpg: Good signature from "Chris Steipp <csteipp@wikimedia.org>"
  gpg: WARNING: This key is not certified with a trusted signature!
  gpg:          There is no indication that the signature belongs to the owner.
  Primary key fingerprint: 1624 32D9 E81C 1C61 8B30  1EEC EE1F 6634 62D8 4F01
tar -zxvf mediawiki-$MW.tar.gz
rsync -av mediawiki-$MW/ www/
chown root:root -R www/
chown -R www-data:www-data www/cache
chown -R www-data:www-data www/images
cd www/maintenance/
php update.php 

The version was then checked at https://wiki.transitionnetwork.org/Special:Version

And the documentation was updated wiki:PenguinServer#wiki.transitionnetwork.org

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