This is one of those blog posts where I (ab)use blogs.perl.org to document some notes, primarily for myself ...
- Server A : is the old "Master"
- Server B : is the new "Master" (a rebuild of A) and for a transition period is replicating from A until it is promoted to the main Master and A can be switched off.
- Server C : currently replicates from A, however we want to instead move it to replicate from B in advance of replacing A with B.
It's been reported that blogs.perl.org UserPics are broken. I don't agree.
First login to blogs.perl.org
Then click the link to your user preferences. (Click the images to get the fullsized versions that aren't "squished")
(update: an existing issue that isn't fixed is that some markup in the body of a post will show up incorrectly on the homepage because MT is truncating the post for the homepage, and clips the post badly half way through, leaving gargbage on th…