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Welcome to Tool Labs

Hello Slaporte, welcome to the Tool Labs project! Your request for access was processed and you should be able to login now via ssh at To get started, check the help page and the migrating from the Toolserver page. You can also ask in our irc channel at #wikimedia-labs connect or send an e-mail to our mailing list - thank you, and have fun using labs! petrb (talk) 17:41, 24 May 2013 (UTC)

Shell access

You already had shell access by joining the Tool Labs project, and joining any other Labs project should have given you shell access as well. If you previously only logged into, Help:Access has more general information about accessing instances. Tim Landscheidt (talk) 04:16, 15 May 2016 (UTC)

Hashtags tool

@MahmoudHashemi, Slaporte: Hi, I've noticed your tool. Can I help with translation somewhere? --Urbanecm (talk) 22:53, 26 December 2016 (UTC)Added second ping as the question is for all tool maintainers and it may not be clear --Urbanecm (talk) 10:09, 27 December 2016 (UTC)

A cheeseburger for you!

Cheeseburger.png Thank you for all the wonderful things you have done in my life. I really appreciate :). Alangi derick (talk) 19:49, 11 July 2017 (UTC)

Wiki Replica c1.labsdb to be rebooted Monday 2017-10-30 14:30 UTC

A tool you maintain is hosting data on labsdb1001.eqiad.wmnet (aka c1.labsdb). This server will be rebooted Monday 2017-10-30 at 14:30 UTC.

Normal usage of the *.labsdb databases should experience only limited interruption as DNS is changed to point to the labsdb1003.eqiad.wmnet (aka c3.labsdb). The c1.labsdb service name will not be updated however, so tools hardcoded to that service name will be interrupted until the reboot is complete.

There is a possibility of catastrophic hardware failure in this reboot. There will be no way to recover the server or the data it currently hosts if that happens. Tools that are hosting self-created data on c1.labsdb will lose that data if there is hardware failure. If you are unsure why your tool is hosting data on c1.labsdb, you can check the database and table names at

This reboot is an intermediate step before the complete shutdown of the server on Wednesday 2017-12-13. See Wiki Replica c1 and c3 shutdown for more information. --BryanDavis 00:22, 28 October 2017 (UTC)