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Known Issues

Title Category Resolutionsort ascending Description Posted Updated
Symlinks to /fs/project directories were missed filesystem Resolved

Symlinks to /fs/project directories were missed for a short period of time both on Tuesday afternoon October 11(right after downtime) and Wedenday morning October 12. It might result in job... Read more

1 year 7 months ago 1 year 7 months ago
Brief disruption of GPFS on 8/28/2013 filesystem Resolved

On the morning August 28th, 2013 we will briefly disrupt the GPFS filesystem to reboot servers. This is necessary to upgrade the GPFS system. The in-place upgrade should only briefly interrupt... Read more

10 years 9 months ago 10 years 8 months ago
Oakley login node down login Resolved

One of the Oakley login nodes is down. We are currently working on bringing it back online. SSH connections to oakley.osc.edu may time out. A workaround is to connect directly to oakley01.osc.edu... Read more

10 years 2 months ago 10 years 2 months ago
Spurious warnings about balance being exhausted client portal Resolved

Due to the price changes and some specifics about MyOSC, you may get warnings... Read more

3 years 10 months ago 3 years 9 months ago
Intermittent issue with connecting to batch server Batch, Owens Resolved

Updated on June 18, 2018, at 3:15 PM:

This issue has been fixed. 

Posted on June 18, 2018, at 12:30 PM:

We've been having intermittent... Read more

5 years 11 months ago 5 years 11 months ago
Armstrong inaccessible Resolved

Update: 2PM March 12th: Armstrong is back up and running.  Please notify oschelp@osc.edu of any lingering issues.


As of 10AM Thursday March 12th... Read more

9 years 2 months ago 9 years 2 months ago
Very little free space for metadata on the scratch storage /fs/scratch filesystem Resolved

Updated 15:30 October 19:

The issue of little space for metadata on scratch storage is resolved. If you have any questions, please contact... Read more

2 years 7 months ago 2 years 7 months ago
GPFS filesystem Errors on June 4 2019 filesystem Resolved

Update Posted on 04 June 2019 12:27 PM

We fixed the problem with both project and scratch filesystem and the service has been restored. Please contact ... Read more

4 years 11 months ago 4 years 11 months ago
Issues with VDI through OnDemand Batch Resolved

Update: Jan 23, 2017 3PM: this issue has been fixed. 

There is an issue with OSC OnDemand -> Desktops -> Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) such that you get "qsub: submit error ..."... Read more

7 years 4 months ago 7 years 4 months ago
PyTorch jobs timeout and hanging GPU Resolved

We have observed that many PyTorch users frequently encounter random timeouts, which result in the termination of their jobs but leave the process running on the node.... Read more

10 months 2 weeks ago 4 months 2 weeks ago

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