Compute nodes and desktop machines WILL BE REBOOTED on Wednesday (February 24nd).  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 (RHEL6)
pubbox16.cims.nyu.edu (RHEL6)
pubbox41.cims.nyu.edu (RHEL6)
pubbox29.cims.nyu.edu (CentOS 7)
pubbox47.cims.nyu.edu (CentOS 7)
pubbox51.cims.nyu.edu (CentOS 7)

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

kernel
glibc
java-1.7.0
java-1.8.0
httpd
libRmath
mono
openblas
openssl
php
R
R-java