Ansible playlist script in editor.

Project Site Migration Update

We have just completed a transition from our old “snowflake server” installation (i.e. managed entirely manually and not well backed-up) to a “DevOps” managed site, using Ansible. What this means is that we are now able to completely rebuild this site by running a few scripts (and in fact, you are reading this on the […]

June 2018 Summary

HIGHLIGHTS: Subversion/Trac Installation Notes (Migration Plans) New Soyuz reference photos (including button labels and the Orbital Module interior). Adding extras characters to the Mission Control Room set. Tests on SU-SuitingUp. Animation review for TB-TouringBaikonur, PC-PressConference, and TR-Train sequences. Blocking for the LA-Launch sequence. Whole Episode Animatic (Supplement). Jun 3, 2018 at 4:01 PM Ansibling… My […]

 

Ansible School

After several abortive attempts to write an Ansible script (“playbook”) for installing our server repeatably, and thus it making it possible to maintain properly, I realized that I clearly do not know what I am doing. So today is “Ansible School”. It turns out there are a lot of tutorial videos on YouTube about it […]

Drawer Faces for Render Cluster (Terry Hancock / CC By 4.0)

Beginning 2017 Asset Review

For 2017, I’ve decided to set a goal of updating this production log much more frequently. I’m hoping to get at least one post a week, and possibly 3 or 4. Most of these will be much shorter and less formal posts.   What’s Old: The technical infrastructure project continues, albeit interrupted by various things […]