[Ci-users] Deletion of some jobs

Tue Sep 4 18:51:16 UTC 2018
Laurentiu Pancescu <lpancescu at gmail.com>

Hello Zach,

mistakes happen - I would assume that the deleted jobs can be restored 
from backups, so it shouldn't be that dramatic.  Not sure if that means 
a regular user can delete jobs belonging to other users (I hope Brian or 
someone else can bring some light into this).

Best regards,

On 04/09/18 19:28, Zach Huntington Meath wrote:
> Hello all,
> My name is Zach, and I'm a member of the Foreman team. We use ci.centos.org
> to run some of our testing. About 30 minutes ago I was setting up a job to
> maintain the jobs that we use on ci.centos.org and I copied over a command
> that we use on ci.theforeman.org which will update jobs and delete old
> jobs. We use this with ci.theforeman.org as we maintain all of our jobs in
> the same repository, also not realizing that the foreman user would have
> permissions to delete other jobs. I realized a bit into the job that it was
> not doing this, and instead was deleting other users jobs. I stopped the
> job, but it had already deleted 128 jobs. I sincerely apologize for this,
> it was not intentional, but  a big mistake. I'm attaching a list of all the
> deleted jobs so that users can be aware. We will be removing this command
> and not running this again.
> Once again I sincerely apologize, for any undue stress or harm this may
> have caused.
> Thanks,
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