Server Patching

Beginning at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 6, 2009, TSO will patch the systems listed below as part of our regular system maintenance. This will affect the users of the CoC VPN, UNIX and Windows printing that use the print server, PXE booting for Red Hat reloads, and the home directories listed below, as those services will be intermittently unavailable during this maintenance period. In addition, any systems that mount /usr/local from will also be affected. This maintenance is expected to be completed by 8:00 PM, January 6.

Affected servers/services:, Unix/Windows print server, TSO core server and VPN authentication server, faculty/staff home directory server, student/enterprise kickstart server, TSO core server, TSO core server, redundant DNS secondary, faculty/staff home directory server, redundant YP server

Affected home directories:

Update: The patching of was not completed until 8:15 PM, January 6. The patching of and was not completed until 8:30 PM, January 6. and were not patched; they will be rescheduled for a later date.