Server Patching

WHAT?S HAPPENING?
TSO will patch the servers listed below.

Affected servers:
deb.cc.gatech.edu
gemini.cc.gatech.edu
klaatu.cc.gatech.edu
newdaribow.cc.gatech.edu
ouroboros.cc.gatech.edu
paranoia.cc.gatech.edu
starbug.cc.gatech.edu
triplicator.cc.gatech.edu


WHEN IS IT HAPPENING?
On Tuesday, January 5, 2010, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.


WHY IS IT HAPPENING?
TSO annual system patching.


WHO IS AFFECTED?
Users attempting to access the services listed below.

Affected services:
DNS resolution through triplicator.cc.gatech.edu
etest.cc.gatech.edu
goats.cc.gatech.edu
Printing through printhost.cc.gatech.edu
ta-app.cc.gatech.edu
threadspace.cc.gatech.edu
UNIX backups


WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?
Users of printhost.cc.gatech.edu who will need to print during this maintenance period will need to switch to direct IP printing. Instructions can be accessed from http://support.cc.gatech.edu/services/printing.


WHO SHOULD YOU CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS?
TSO Help Desk (CCB 148, 404.894.7065, helpdesk@cc.gatech.edu).

UPDATE:
Starbug could not be completely patched within the maintenance period. The remaining patch will be rescheduled for a later date.