Tuesday, September 20, 2016

GOC Service Update - Tuesday, September 27th at 13:00 UTC

The GOC will upgrade the following services beginning Tuesday, September 13th at 13:00 UTC. The GOC reserves 8 hours in the unlikely event unexpected problems are encountered.

  * Changes to wording for instructions of command line host cert issuance
  * Changes to DNS query for host cert issuance via CILogon. We will try to resolve the DNS address more than once on failure.

  * Configuration changes to extend 24-hour recovery limitations

Ticket Exchange
  * Configuration changes
  * GGUS synchronization format update
  * FNAL synchronization format update

OSG Website
  * Routine Wordpress version and plugin updates

All Services
  * Operating system updates; reboots will be required. The usual HA mechanisms will be used, but some services will experience brief outages. Additionally, the primary and backup LDAP and DNS servers used internally will be exchanged to allow maintenance on the original primary server