Users of our pastebin service (https://paste.fedoraproject.org) will
note that it's look, feel and functionality has all changed (we hope
for the better!).
A pastebin is a application that you can access either via web browser
( https://paste.fedoraproject.org ) or command line client (fpaste) to
upload text content and then share the link to others to read that
We have moved from using an application called 'sticky-notes' to a
application called 'modern-paste'. There is a number of reasons for this
* sticky-notes is no longer developed upstream.
* sticky-notes only uses mysql/mariadb for it's backend database
* sticky-notes is written in some php frameworks that none of our team
modernpaste is well maintained upstream, can use postgresql (as we
prefer) and is written in python. We hope to expand it soon to
authenticate Fedora users, and allow things like images and other
The current fpaste command line client will continue to work via a
gateway we have setup. A new version of fpaste will move to the native
modern-paste API. In a year or so we will disable the gateway after all
non EOL Fedora releases have moved to the new fpaste client.
For any questions or concerns, feel free to mail the Fedora
infrastructure list ( infrastructure(a)lists.fedoraproject.org ) or file
a ticket: https://pagure.io/fedora-infrastructure/issues/
Improvements to the upstream modern-paste project can be made at:
Planned Outage: Mailman stack update - 2017-02-02 09:00 UTC
There will be an outage of the mailing-list service (including its web
UIs) starting at 2017-02-02 09:00 UTC, which will last approximately 1
To convert UTC to your local time, take a look at
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Infrastructure/UTCHowto or run:
date -d '2017-02-02 09:00 UTC'
Reason for outage:
The Mailman / Postorius / HyperKitty stack will be upgraded to the
latest codebase. The mailing-list service itself should be back up
quickly, but the web interfaces will take longer to upgrade.
Affected Services: the mailing-list system and its web interfaces,
located at lists.fedoraproject.org.
Contact Information: abompard
Ticket Link: https://pagure.io/fedora-infrastructure/issue/5736
Please join #fedora-admin or #fedora-noc on irc.freenode.net or add
comments to the ticket for this outage above.