Known issues

Unresolved known issues

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Known Issues

Title Category Resolutionsort ascending Description Posted Updated
Critical change about using $PFSDIR directory at OSC Batch Resolved

Starting from Thursday, Feb 2nd, the $PFSDIR directory on scratch (/fs/scratch) won’t be created by job prologue. For example, if you simply use the command cd $PFSDIR,... Read more

6 years 4 days ago 5 years 11 months ago
Maintenance outage on the cluster export services Maintenance, OnDemand, Ruby Resolved

Update on 14 April 2020, 0903:

Work is completed.

Original message:

There will be maintenance on cluster export services on Tuesday, April... Read more

2 years 10 months ago 2 years 9 months ago
OnDemand with Safari Web Services Resolved

Currently, if you have popups blocked in Safari, some services in OSC OnDemand (most notably the HPC terminal) will silently fail to work. We are working on a solution, as well as a workaround for... Read more

8 years 9 months ago 7 years 3 months ago
ACEs of a file in user's home directory will be lost using vim or cp filesystem Resolved

Access Control Entries (ACEs) of a file in the user's home directory will be lost if the file is modified using vim.  In addition, the newly created file using the cp... Read more

4 years 6 months ago 4 years 6 months ago
Backup failures on ess filesystem Backups, filesystem Resolved

The backups on the /fs/ess filesystem are having issues running. There has not been a successful backup of this filesystem since Sunday, 08 August 2021.

OSC is working with the vendor to... Read more

1 year 6 months ago 1 year 5 months ago
Possible performance degradation after August 9th's downtime filesystem Unresolved

Updates on Dec 14 2022:

verbsRDMA is enabled on Owens during December 13 downtime. verbsRDMA remains disabled on Pitzer. 

Original Post:

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6 months 4 days ago 1 month 3 weeks ago
quota exceeded error when using chgrp in /fs/ess directories filesystem Unresolved

Users may receive an error when using the chgrp command on data in /fs/ess/ locations.

$ chgrp -v PEX1234 my-file.txt
chgrp: changing group of 'my-file.txt': Disk quota exceeded
failed... Read more          
3 days 18 hours ago 2 days 23 hours ago

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