[LON-CAPA-dev] Re: [LON-CAPA-msu] Server Shutdowns/Air Conditioner Failure
Fri, 31 May 2002 15:38:14 -0400
I shutdown capa2 and capa3 as well as capa2's extra external harddrive
and both UPS's for the machines. These machines can remained turned off
now that capa2 is not longer necessary for its tape drive.
Gerd Kortemeyer wrote:
> This is the third day without air conditioning in the LITE Lab.
> The Physical Plant delayed ordering a new compressor in hope that the
> old one would come up again. However, it is indeed fried again (like
> always ...).
> Air conditioning will not be up again until the first part of the coming
> The server room currently reaches temperatures close to 100 degrees
> without air conditioning, which is beyond operation specs for the
> equipment. I am concerned that over the weekend with outside
> temperatures rising and long periods of closed doors, the equipment
> might get damaged or shut down uncontrolled.
> I am thus proposing to shut down the following machines by the end of
> the day to cut down on total heat production:
> * s1.lite.msu.edu
> * s2.lite.msu.edu
> * s3.lite.msu.edu
> * s4.lite.msu.edu
> * s12.lite.msu.edu (CBI)
> * nsdl.lon-capa.org
> * lecture.lite.msu.edu (old LectureOnline installation)
> * s17.lite.msu.edu
> * s14.lite.msu.edu
> * bistromath.lite.msu.edu
> PLEASE LET ME KNOW BY THE END OF THE DAY IF THERE IS A PROBLEM WITH
> SHUTTING DOWN ANY OF THOSE MACHINES (beyond the fact that you will be
> unable to work, that is).
> This will bring down the LITE Lab to bare minimum operations ... sorry
> for the inconvenience.
> - Gerd.
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