Postmortem: June 3, 2019 Incident

Makerlog went down today.

What happened?

Makerlog was down for a couple of hours because the SSL certificate expired while I was asleep.

Why did it happen?

I forgot to set the cron job to auto-renew the certificate.

What steps did I take to prevent this?

I set the cronjob and renewed the certificate (revoke & renew on Dokku).

What did I learn?

Never sleep.


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