Compute nodes and desktop machines WILL BE REBOOTED on Thursday (May 12th).  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:

pubbox42.cims.nyu.edu (CentOS 7)
pubbox37.cims.nyu.edu (CentOS 7)
pubbox46.cims.nyu.edu (RHEL6)
pubbox44.cims.nyu.edu (RHEL6)
pubbox41.cims.nyu.edu (RHEL6)

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

RHEL6:

kernel
httpd
mysql
openblas
openssh
openssl

CentOS 7:

kernel
mariadb
gdal
lyx
openblas
openssh
openssl
nodejs
postgres