Berkeley CSUA MOTD:Entry 52310
Berkeley CSUA MOTD
2017/10/17 [General] UID:1000 Activity:popular

2009/1/2-8 [Computer/HW, Computer/HW/Drives] UID:52310 Activity:low
12/31   SOMEONE PLEASE FIX KEG!  Why does it keep crashing?
        \_ It's hard to tell. The risk of crashing seems to increase with
           disk activity, or so it seems, but debugging the kernel doesn't
           seem to yield much info. Email root for detailed info; I don't
           have a deep understanding of the problem --t
           \_ How about a backup LDAP server? I don't need files as much
              as access.
              \_ We do (did?) have a backup LDAP server. I think that it's also
                 suffering from old failing hardware, but again, root
                 (particularly Steven) hould have accurate-up-to-date info. The
                 new server won't arrive for a little while yet, and it's only
                 one server to replace several servers that have been failing in
                 recent times.
                 one server to replace several servers that have been failing
                 in recent times.
                 \_ Where do we send money to again? -ausman
                    \_ A check made out to the CSUA and mailed to 337 Soda
                       Hall, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 94720 or PayPal to
              are the preferred methods.
              \_ Okay, I got some details on server roles, for reference.
                 soda: login, www, mysql
                 scotch: DNS
                 vermouth: mail, primary LDAP
                 keg: NFS, secondary LDAP, backups
                 screwdriver: linux mirror, mysql
                 lifesaver (now dead): LDAP, backups
                 Screwdriver and scotch don't mount NFS, so generally are the
                 only computers to survive a keg failure. --t
              \_ New hardware is on the way!  ETA 1 wk or so
                 Then give us a week to set it up and whatnot
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Science Undergraduate Association The Computer Science Undergraduate Association is dedicated to representing the undergraduate Computer Science student body and associates to the University of California at Berkeley, its representatives, and other related organizations; Our office is located in 343 Soda Hall, located at the corner of Hearst & LeRoy. May___| |May, 2004 | |_S___M___T___W___T___F___S_| | |1 | ||___| |2 |3 |4 |5 |6 |7 |8 | |___|___|___|___|___|___|___| |9 |10 |11 |12 |13 |14 |15 | |___|___|___|___|___|___|___| |16 |17 |18 |19 |20 |21 |22 | |___|___|___|___|___|___|___| |23 |24 |25 |26 |27 |28 |29 | |___|___|___|___|___|___|___| |30 |31 | | |___|___|| Calendar of Events Mon, May 3rd, (6:00 PM) General Meeting/Officer Elections Announcements: * CSUA t-shirts are now available in the office (343 Soda) for $12 each. Baby-doll cuts also available. View the design on front and back. The CSUA Mentoring Program is calling for new students to sign up to be mentored. Register to find out more information about this free program at the mentoring website. Members interested in mentoring should contact jhs as soon as possible. CSUA Officer Meetings: Politburo meetings for Spring 2004 are scheduled for every Monday at 6pm in 337 Soda Hall. New members always welcome. Help Sessions are being offered, open especially to new students. The topics, times, and locations are listed here. We just made a Costco run. If you don't know what this means, stop by 343 Soda to find out. The Constitution has been amended. Many thanks to AMD and the TDA Project. Secure remote logins require either SSH ( Java Client) or S/KEY ( Java Client). User Policy - The Rules * Frequently Asked Questions about the CSUA and Soda * CSUA Constitution * Message of the Day - Including downtime announcements * CSUA Library * CSUA Encyclopedia * Membership application form, in PDF, TeX, DVI, and Postscript. The Mentoring Program * Prospective LSCS Mailing List.