Thursday, February 3, 2011

GOC Service Update - Tuesday, February 8th at 14:00 UTC

The GOC will upgrade the following services beginning at Tuesday, February 8th, 2010 at 14:00 UTC. The GOC reserves four hours (14:00 - 18:00 UTC) in the unlikely event that unexpected problems are encountered. We encourage users to test affected services before the production release.
OIM 2.30 (

ITB version is now available for testing at

Made Site Form to not allow user from selecting disabled or inactive support centers.
Added a new OIM authorization action in order to allow security team to update contact information.
MyOSG / GIP-Validator

top-level-wlcg-bdii-monitor / Added LDAP timeout (5 seconds for each host) to handle unresponsive WLCG LDAP instances in order to avoid script timeout.
VO Matrix (v1.12) / Fixed bugs on VO matrix generator where invalid VO information from RSV can cause null pointer exception.

OSG Display (

ITB version is now available for testing at

Updated Gratia SQL used to query source data in order to improve query performance.
TWiki (

To correct a networking irregularity, the virtual server on the OSG TWiki's virtual machine host must be restarted. No other virtual machines share the same host, so no other services will be affected. The total downtime should not exceed 15 minutes.

We appreciate your understanding for the delay in this announcement. Weather emergencies in Indiana have caused staffing difficulties.