Make sure that bamboo isn’t backed off to the RDS instance you deleted, and if it is, make sure you take that final snapshot so that you can easily move it over. Oh, also be aware that mariadb isn’t compatible with bamboo unless you throw in some startup arguments.
It was a fun couple of hours at least. Yay.
Since we’ve got a dedicated DB server, not running as a spot instance now (so it shouldn’t just disappear whenever the hell it wants) and we’re not running RDS, I’ve re-implemented nightly sql backups to S3.
Gosh technology, isn’t it great?
Yet another DB migration – this time to a dedicated box running mariadb. Testing to make sure that posting a new post works and it appears in the right database….
In the middle of a migration from the local EC2 instance of mysql back to RDS. Need to burn through this promotional credit somehow.
Lets test that DB writes are still working…..