UNIX Systems Patching, Day 1

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

Affected servers:
ace.cc.gatech.edu
bonham.cc.gatech.edu
celeste.cc.gatech.edu
felix.cc.gatech.edu
glenesk.cc.gatech.edu
rotnart.cc.gatech.edu
timewand.cc.gatech.edu


WHEN IS IT HAPPENING?
On Monday, December 17, 2012, between 6:30 AM and 8:00 AM.


WHY IS IT HAPPENING?
TSO routine system patching.


WHO IS AFFECTED?
CoC grad students whose home directories reside on the filesystems listed below. CoC faculty and grad students who network mount /usr/local. Users of the websites listed below.

Affected filesytems:
hu23
hu24
hu25
hu25/hc26
hu25/hc28

Affected websites:
fce.cc.gatech.edu
gacomputes.cc.gatech.edu
purchasing.cc.gatech.edu
recruiting.cc.gatech.edu
recruiting.iac.gatech.edu
rpt.cc.gatech.edu


WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?
Affected users should save their work prior to the maintenance period and be prepared for interruption during the maintenance. Some systems which network mount /usr/local may become unresponsive, requiring a reboot following the maintenance.


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