[Feature flag] Roll-out custom emoji
!37911 (merged) introduces the
:custom_emoji feature flag.
This is part of the roadmap laid out in &1820
This feature flag should be enabled when a viable minimal product has been reached according to the roadmap at &1820
- Team: Community contribution
- Most appropriate slack channel to reach out to:
- Best individual to reach out to:
@raju249 is doing most of the work to implement the feature.
@toon is acting as the counterpart on the GitLab team to help out with this rollout.
### What are we expecting to happen?
What might happen if this goes wrong?
What can we monitor to detect problems with this?
If applicable, any groups/projects that are happy to have this feature turned on early. Some organizations may wish to test big changes they are interested in with a small subset of users ahead of time for example.
Roll Out Steps
Enable on staging
Test on staging
Ensure that documentation has been updated
Enable on GitLab.com for individual groups/projects listed above and verify behaviour
Coordinate a time to enable the flag with
Announce on the issue an estimated time this will be enabled on GitLab.com
Enable on GitLab.com by running chatops command in
Cross post chatops slack command to
#support_gitlab-com(more guidance when this is necessary in the dev docs) and in your team channel
Announce on the issue that the flag has been enabled
Remove feature flag and add changelog entry
After the flag removal is deployed, clean up the feature flag by running chatops command in