Saturday, November 14, 2015

Unscheduled network downtime

As of 12:05am on 2015-11-14, the network is down unexpectedly. We are investigating.

Monday, November 09, 2015

We're moving to MLK Student Union!

OCF is moving! We're closing early this Thursday (at 6pm), and reopening next Monday, November 16th, in 171 MLK Student Union!
Check out for more information.

Downtime Monday night, Wednesday during day

There will be some downtime Monday night (after 9pm) possible into Tuesday morning for network maintenance in preparation for our move.

There will be additional downtime Wednesday during the day (no more than an hour) as we move servers from our current location (Hearst Gym) to our new location (MLK Student Union).

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Downtime tonight in preparation for lab move

There will be a few minutes of network downtime tonight after 9pm. This is in preparation for our move to MLK next week.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Migrating some service-providing hosts

Over the next couple hours we'll be migrating some hosts to a different physical server. Individual services will have downtime of no more than a few minutes.

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Lab hours have been extended

Starting Monday, October 12th, the Open Computing Facility lab's hours have been extended.

They are now:
  • Monday-Thursday: 9am-9pm
  • Friday: 9am-8pm
  • Saturday/Sunday: 11am-7pm
See the lab page for a full list of hours and holidays.

Many thanks to the Publications Center staff for extending the lab's hours!

Friday, October 09, 2015

Scheduled outage Tuesday 10/13 from 7am to 7:30am

There will be about 30 minutes of network downtime on Tuesday, October 13th from 7am to 7:30am while IST performs firewall maintenance. All OCF services will be unavailable during this time.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Service outage due to hanging server reboot (resolved)

Public-facing services are down. Web hosting and SSH access have been down since approximately 2am PDT. The login server (tsunami) was restarted at 10:21pm.

Staff are investigating the outage.

Update 3:13am: Services are now recovering and should be fully restored within a few minutes.

Update 3:18am: All services should now be restored. Please contact if you are still encountering trouble.