Stop-day activities December 5, 2017


Coordinator Teun Grit roadmin@astron.nl
Software Support Roy Goei/Arno Schoenmakers softwaresupport@astron.nl
Science, Operations and Support Sander ter Veen sos@astron.nl
Observer Henk Mulder observer@astron.nl

Planned end time: 15:00 LT (CET).

More stopday details

LOFAR Schedule cycle 9

Cobalt

  • ✔ Reboots and idrac reboots. (Hopko/Robin)
  • ✔ Restart the Infiniband Switches (Hopko/Robin)
  • ✔ Install new iDrac firmware BIOS and Netwerk firmware

CEP3

  • ✔ All nodes: file system check and reboot. (Hopko, Robin)

CEP4

  • ✘ Fix hosts file (when properly prepared) (Hopko)
  • ✔ Performance tests: ib perftest's, obdfilter-survey, lnet self-test, mdtest (partly done) (Reinoud)
  • Reinstall cpu49, look at cpu27 (Hopko/Robin)

LEXARS

  • ✔ no actions

LCU

  • ✔ Reboots all done (Teun)

Central Services

  • ✔ Reboot lcs120 (391 days up): Active VM's: mcu006 lcs158 scu099 scu001 ccu001 mcu001 smu001 mcu005 kdcprod (Teun/Jasmin)
  • ✔ Reboot lcs121 (391 days up): Active VM's: lcs156 lcs157 ccu199 kdctest mcu199 smu199 sas199 lcs153 lcs155 (Teun/Jasmin)
  • ✔ Reboot lcs122 (293 days up): Active VM's: gsm ldb199 zabbix3 tmysql perfsonar ansje (Teun/Jasmin)
  • ✔ Reboot lcs102, lcs103, lcs104 (Teun/Jasmin)
  • ✔ ldb003: increase diskspace Postgres (/pgdata) (Jasmin)

lcs120 had a dead disk in RAID1 configuration. Dell has been notified.

LTA

  • ✔ Update OS (Reinoud)

Aartfaac

  • ✔ Check disks (1 broken 4TB disk in ais007)

Core switches

  • none

MAC/SAS

  • ✔ Install LOFAR Release 3.0.6 on SCU001 after reboot [AS]

CEP3

  • ✔ PyBDSF to 1.8.13 by default (also adapt module lofar!) [AS]
  • ✔ Dysco 1.1 [AS]
  • ✔ WSClean 2.5 installed but not default [AS]
  • ✔ Install astroquery python module [RB]
  • ✔ Fix SLURM reservations persistence [RB]
  • ✔ Install virtualenv for Python 2 and 3 [RB]
  • ✔ h5py for Python3 [RB]

CEP4

  • none

Aartfaac

  • none

COBALT

  • none

LTA

  • ✔ Update Ingest XML/RPC service to support ID Service. (Reinoud)
  • none
  • Last modified: 2017-12-06 10:44
  • by Arno Schoenmakers