Tuesday, May 17, 2011

GOC Service Update - Tuesday, May 24th at 14:00 UTC

The GOC will upgrade the following services beginning at Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 at 14:00 UTC. The GOC reserves eight hours (14:00 - 22:00 UTC) in the unlikely event that unexpected problems are encountered.  We encourage users to test affected services before the production release.

RSV Process 1.14
Made changes so that RSV Process will output RSV current status XML with ServiceUri, GatheredAt as well as DetailsData information collected from GOC’s Gratia Collector.

MyOSG 1.35
ITB version is now available for testing at https://myosg-itb.grid.iu.edu
Added ServiceURI & GatheredAt indicator on Current RSV Status page similar to RSV history page.
Removed sam-bdii.cern.ch from list of top level BDII hosts to be testeed
VOMS Monitor Consolidator / Switched X509 certificate used to query VOMS servers from http certificate to host certificate stored on the server. It shouldn’t be using http certificate, and http certificate will soon replaced by InCommon certificate which will cause this consolidator to not function.

GOC Ticket 1.35
ITB version is now available for testing at https://ticket-itb.grid.iu.edu
Loosened the validation rule for RA form's sponsor name to allow period and single quote marks [TICKET-9]
Updated resource model so that it will optionally filter out disabled support centers.

RSV Gratia Collector (rsv.grid.iu.edu)
A major relocation of various key tables & query changes for RSV-SAM transporter.

GOC Ticket Synchronizer 1.18.1 (GOC-TX)
The update will be released in the morning of 5/25(Wednesday) after the GGUS upgrade has been completed.
Updated to new WSDL for GGUS version 7.5 (using Guenter’s alt. WSDL) https://savannah.cern.ch/support/?119899
Added InCommon & DOEGrid CA to trusted cacert file.
Fixed the way GOC Accessor handles errors while contacting GOC ticket to decide who to assign a ticket to. Also improved the error message to make it clear which assignee has been assigned as as alternative if the error occurs.
Added a default OriginNote setter for RTAccessor::get to be more consistent with other accessors.
Added Ticket ID to the GGUS2FP convert.
Added GGUS source ticket ID and more verbose information whenever GGUS passes invalid Resource / Resource Group values.
Added ticket exchange origin information for all updates made to GOC Ticket / Footprints

Operating system updates
The GOC will update the OS on all hosts, physical and virtual, and will apply the latest patches and updates.  This includes updates to the system libraries and kernel and will thus require a reboot of all hosts.