The maintenance was a success and everything is back to normal. Read about the update in our Maintenance Debrief.
Today at 5:00pm NZDT CloudCannon will be set to a read-only state for 2 hours. This will mean the following:
This is due to an urgent database update. Our aim is to ensure sites are operational and repository updates are still viable. We have chosen 5:00pm NZDT as it is our lowest usage time. The rest of this article will be a detailed description of our plan for visibility. We apologise for inconvenience this will cause. For future updates we have put in place procedures to more effectively communicate these changes.
As we need to update our database we are going to take the following steps:
Based on trial runs of this earlier today this took approximately 2 hours.
The following supporting data will not be recorded on updates made during this migration:
These items are intended for logging purposes and will not affect the live site or editing process after the migration.