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

Critical CIMS systems related announcements systems_critical at cims.nyu.edu
Thu Oct 13 12:14:30 EDT 2016

   Security/Software Updates (Linux reboots)

   Compute nodes and desktop machines WILL BE REBOOTED on Thursday
   (October 20th).  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

   The following machines have the updates:

   (This list will be populated at a later date.)

   Special Notes:

   * The snappy series of servers will be brought down earlier, at 5:00
   pm, for additional updating.

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   NYU Courant Institute

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