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Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli, 04/09/2019 12:21 PM


|_. What |_. Where |_. Access type | Who | comments | | Redmine instance |/5. OSUOSL | Redmine administrator | Only the following people have access to it: Documentation:


The OSUOSL is the Oregon State University Open Source Lab.

  • They can be contacted on #osuosl on the Freenode IRC network
  • They also have a 'support' mail address at

Virtual machine in FSF's office

  • The virtual machine is hosted in a server that is in their office.
  • Several FSF network administrator also have access to the virtual machine
  • The 'sysadmin' mail address at
  • The FSF system administrators can also be contacted on #fsfsys on the Freenode IRC network for more urgent matters

Virtual machine specifications

The virtual machine runs on top of Xen and has:
  • About 3G of RAM
  • 1 virtual core
  • a 10G rootfs partition
  • a 100G storage partition for Replicant git repositories
  • One IPv4 and one IPv6
  • Trisquel 8.0
  • The virtual machine may be using FAI and cfengine but it would need more investigation on that.
  • The distribution seem to have the latest security updates applies. How it does it needs to be investigated by looking at cron jobs (it might use FAI for that).

Virtual machine backup policies

The virtual machine is backed up daily. The backup procedure excludes the following path at the time of writing:


git hosting infrastructure on this machine

The source code is in /srv/git/git-data/repositories and is divided in several groups:
  • Replicant source code
  • LineageOS mirror
  • Various developers repositories
function software comments
authorization gitolite
read access * git:// -> git daemon
* ssh:// -> ssh daemon
* https:// -> ? (TODO: document the software/configuration)
web cgit




  • Ask the OSUOSL about backup policies.
  • Document public spaces like Freenode IRC channel.
  • Do our own backup policies and do some backups ourselves.
  • Contact the people that have some control of the resources above and ask for permission to mention them here
  • Fill the gaps (mentioned with '?') in this page
  • Look what happens when an account is deleted
  • Fix the related issues in the tracker
  • Move the entries of this TODO list to the tracker when it makes sense

Funding and legal entity

See the SteeringCommittee for more details.

Legal advise

Contact John Sullivan at the FSF.

Note that John Sullivan is not a lawyer but the FSF has lawyers.

Updated by Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli almost 5 years ago · 112 revisions

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