25th September 2019

Monthly Maintenance, scheduled 6 days ago

Date: October 7th, 2019 Time: 7:00AM-11:00AM EST

Monthly cluster maintenance takes place on the first Monday of each month (unless it is a holiday) from 7a-11am. This includes scratchlfs 90-day file retention cleanup (https://www.rc.fas.harvard.edu/policy-scratch/) and rebooting of the login nodes.


  • Domain controller updates (may briefly affect authentication)
  • Upgrade OS and SMB on seasfs04
  • Retiring of General queue nodes
  • Add @fasrc VPN realm as an alias for the @odyssey realm (tentative)

Details of all the tasks we will be performing can be found at https://www.rc.fas.harvard.edu/monthly-maintenance

For issues not shown here, please contact FASRC via
https://portal.rc.fas.harvard.edu or email rchelp@rc.fas.harvard.edu