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