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News and Updates

12.15.2014 - ONID Outage Monday December 15th 11:20am - noon

An internal MySQL database server hung, causing the following ONID services to be unavailable from 11:20am to noon:

  • ONID Webmail (https://webmail.oregonstate.edu)
  • MyONID website (ONID Password changes, ONID Sign-Up)
  • ONID SSO (the old SSO system, not CAS)
  • Cacti graphs (http://cacti.onid.oregonstate.edu)

The root cause is still under investigation.

10.19.2014 - ONID services outage Sunday October 19th 8:06am - 8:31am

The following ONID services were unavailable Sunday October 19th from 8:06am to 8:31am:

  • ONID Webmail (https://webmail.oregonstate.edu)
  • MyONID website (ONID Password changes, ONID Sign-Up)
  • ONID SSO (the old SSO system, not CAS)
  • Cacti graphs (http://cacti.onid.oregonstate.edu)

An internal MySQL database service was restarted to fix an apparent memory leak, and the restart took much longer than anticipated. Unfortunately, some memory was not recovered so the server must be rebooted. The reboot will be scheduled for a future date.

09.11.2014 - ONID Maintenance Sunday September 14th 8:00am - 9:00am

Maintenance will be performed on the following ONID services Sunday September 14th from 8:00am to 9:00am:

  • ONID Webmail (https://webmail.oregonstate.edu)
  • MyONID website (ONID Password changes, ONID Sign-Up)
  • ONID SSO (the old SSO system, not CAS)
  • Cacti graphs (http://cacti.onid.oregonstate.edu)

An internal MySQL database server will be upgraded. These services will be unavailable while the MySQL upgrade is happening.

08.12.2014 - ONID Outage Tuesday August 12th 5:45am - 9:00am

Due to a network switch failure, the following ONID services were unavailable from 5:45am to 9:00am:

  • ONID-FS (Windows and Mac access to home directories)
  • ONID shell server (shell.onid.oregonstate.edu)

08.06.2014 - ONID Maintenance Saturday August 9th 8:00am - 11:00am

Maintenance will be performed on the following ONID services Saturday August 9th from 8:00am to 11:00am:

  • MyONID website (ONID Password changes, ONID Sign-Up)
  • ONID-FS (Windows and Mac access to home directories)
  • ONID shell server (shell.onid.oregonstate.edu)
  • ONID web server (http://onid.oregonstate.edu)
  • ONID Personal web pages (http://people.oregonstate.edu/~username)

We will be applying patches to the ONID-FS server.

07.11.2014 - ONID Maintenance Saturday July 12th 8:00am - 9:00am

Maintenance will be performed on the following ONID services Saturday July 12th from 8:00am to 9:00am:

  • ONID Webmail (https://webmail.oregonstate.edu)
  • MyONID website (ONID Password changes, ONID Sign-Up)
  • ONID SSO (the old SSO system, not CAS)
  • Cacti graphs (http://cacti.onid.oregonstate.edu)

An internal MySQL database server will be upgraded. These services will be unavailable while the MySQL upgrade is happening.

05.14.2014 - ONID Shell Server Maintenance Wednesday May 14th 10:00pm - 10:15pm

The ONID shell server (shell.onid.oregonstate.edu) will be unavailable Wednesday May 14th from 10:00pm to 10:15pm for a software upgrade.

04.25.2014 - ONID Shell Server Maintenance Saturday April 26th 8:00am - 8:30am

The ONID shell server (shell.onid.oregonstate.edu) will be unavailable Saturday April 25th from 8:00am to 8:30am for a software upgrade.

12.11.2013 - ONID-FS Windows Share Maintenance Saturday December 14th 8:00am - 8:30am

The ONID-FS Windows share, which provides access to ONID home directories for Windows clients, will be unavailable Saturday December 14th from 8:00am to 8:30am for a software upgrade.

11.19.2013 - ONID Shell Server Maintenance Saturday November 23rd 8:00am - 8:30am

The ONID shell server (shell.onid.oregonstate.edu) will be unavailable Saturday November 23rd from 8:00am to 8:30am for a software upgrade.

11.18.2013 - ONID Account Management outage 1:08pm - 2:15pm

Various ONID account management activities, such as changing ONID passwords and signing up for ONID accounts, were failing from 1:08pm to 2:15pm today with an error message "Object class violation". This was due to some internal changes in the LDAP service. After the problem was identified, we were able to re-enter the missing configuration information.

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