[Systems Critical] Security/Software Updates (Linux reboots)

Critical CIMS systems related announcements systems_critical at cims.nyu.edu
Mon Jun 8 12:53:32 EDT 2015


   Security/Software Updates (Linux reboots)

   Compute nodes and desktop machines WILL BE REBOOTED on Thursday (June
   11th).  Updates will be applied to machines between 7:00pm and
   midnight. In an effort to try and minimize any corrupted files or lost
   work, please save all your data and logout of any Linux systems before
   7:00pm. We urge people to test any packages that are critical to their
   work and let us know if they encounter any problems before the updates
   occur. The following machines have the updates:

   pubbox10.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox16.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox29.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox30.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox39.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox41.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox43.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox44.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox46.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox49.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox51.cims.nyu.edu
   pubbox52.cims.nyu.edu

   Some significant software updates include (but are not limited to):

   Linux kernel
   ffmpeg
   firefox
   freetype
   glibc
   glibc-common
   glibc-devel
   glibc-headers
   glibc-static
   libgcrypt
   libRmath
   librx
   libsoup
   Macaulay2
   nodejs
   nodejs-devel
   nspr
   nspr-devel
   openssl
   openssl-devel
   postgresql
   postgresql-devel
   postgresql-libs
   R
   R-devel
   R-core
   R-core-devel
   R-java
   R-java-devel
   ruby
   ruby-devel
   ruby-libs
   subversion
   thunderbird
   zeromq3
   zeromq3-devel

   Read online at:
   http://cims.nyu.edu/webapps/feed/systems/announcements/critical/

   ---
   NYU Courant Institute


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