RAL Tier1 weekly operations castor 16/07/2012

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Operations News

  • Upgraded all instances & disk servers to June errata
  • Upgraded Facilities CASTOR database to 11g
  • Stager synchronization turned on across all disk servers

Operations Problems

  • CASTOR DB interruption of ~6 minutes on Tuesday behind ATLAS and CMS due to backup logs filling up. FP#247 (Severe)

Blocking Issues


Planned, Scheduled and Cancelled Interventions

Entries in/planned to go to GOCDB none

Advanced Planning


  • Test and certify 2.1.12-4 (Matthew, Chris)


  • Upgrade repack to 2.1.12-4 (Jul)
  • Upgrade to 2.1.12 on Tier1 instances once we are happy with TM and TG in performance (Sep)


  • Castor on Call person: Matthew
  • Staff absence/out of the office:
    • Jens (A/L)