ReleaseEngineering/How To/Close or Open the Tree

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What to do in case if you need to close the trees
  • Warn #developers IRC channel and the #sheriffs.
  • Use to close the trees.
    • Please use the "Remember previous state" option, so you can easily restore the previous status messages when you are finished (there will be a restore button at the bottom of the page).
    • In order to change tree statuses, your browserID email needs to be added with sheriff permissions (ping edmorley/philor/catlee or ask in #developers).
    • Set the topic in #ci with the following model: OnDuty: --- ldap --- ALL/ (Name of the trees) CURRENTLY CLOSED --- BUG: bug number --- Unified #releng / #buildduty channels. CI issues? You’ve come to the right place. | This channel is logged at
  • Reload TreeStatus to confirm the status has changed.

The following trees at minimum should be closed when there is a general infrastructure problem

  • autoland
  • mozilla-central
  • mozilla-inbound
  • mozilla-beta
  • mozilla-esr*
How to open/close the trees

Go to TreeStatus page

Log on with your LDAP account in order to be able to open/close trees .

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Select the trees in question and click on Update tree(s).

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On this page select the new Status you'd like the tree(s) to have. Fill out the Reason bar with a comment about why are you closing the tree/trees, then click Update in order to submit the changes.

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For more information about tree closer procedure please also check : Incident management for Firefox infrastructure related tree-closures