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  • 18 April 2014: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues in last night’s update. BACKUPS: SR 62269034 – EMC wants to close out this issue.  NO!  They never managed to actually point out anything that was relevant.  They threw spaghetti at the […]
    Posted yesterday.
  • 17 April 2014: Thursday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues in last night’s update.  Yay?!?!!!! BACKUPS: Clones: CoM/IS: 8/1700.990 running with 6/1957.015 left to go (106/15772.714 total) Disk: 8/3053.509 running with 61/10071.270 left to […]
    Posted 2 days ago.
  • 16 April 2014: Wednesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Yet another SSN with dashes showed up.  Oh, and another former student … This one came over without enough info… pushing back.  I was convinced to go ahead and add it… BACKUPS: Recovery […]
    Posted 3 days ago.
  • 15 April 2014: Tuesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: One Issue – an updated to the SSN of a BANNER feed matched it with an almost gone corrupted entry.  Cleaned up the mess. Monthly automated account purge… 10 errors.  All of them trying to add email […]
    Posted 4 days ago.
  • 14 April 2014: Monday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Three (3) PeopleSoft failures on Friday evening’s update: All three are “STU” class employees.  Two of them match on name, birthday, and local address.  Those two were merged.  The third, matches on […]
    Posted 5 days ago.
  • 11 April 2014: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No errors in Wednesday night update.  One error in last night’s – another former student.  did the dance! BACKUPS: Mike forwarded a message from a former student looking for files, after I left on […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 9 April 2014: Wednesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: New posixGroup department groups went in without issues. One update issue: A Former Student – SURPRISE!  We danced. BACKUPS: clones started. No other backup system issues […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 8 April 2014: Tuesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Yeah, there were some issues. Four former students showed up.  We danced. One new student employee. No SSN, yet Banner (if I found the right entry) has one.  Emailed payroll to see if they have the […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 7 April 2014: Monday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Update issues on Friday night:  A duplicate SSN from Banner and a Former Student.  Email and Dance. BACKUPS: The first BIG (one of the three had two filesystems) weekend full of the NFS file […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 4 April 2014: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No errors in the LDAP update.  Uhoh!  That’s wrong.  There were two errors, but they didn’t get caught.  The SIS feed included two new students but had put dashes into their SSN’s. Updating the SIS […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 3 April 2014: Thursday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Four issues in last night’s update: A new one – a uvmSIName attribute with too many values… hmmm This appears to be someone messed up causing the SIS extract to drop a student.  Question sent […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 2 April 2014: Wednesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues in the update last night. To test out the posixGroup changes, I’m letting the development system free-wheel for a bit (not resetting to the production systems database every morning).  Found […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 1 April 2014: Tuesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues in last night’s update. BACKUPS: Clones: Tape clones completed (140 SSIDS; 924.692 GB) at 3:26pm yesterday. Disk: Completed 72 SSIDS; 6,637.683 GB Remaining 231; […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 31 March 2014: Monday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues over the weekend. Working on that blasted posixAccount conversion to AUXILIARY. BACKUPS: Moved forty tapes from the library to the fire safe in preparation for taking them to the […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 28 March 2014: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Another former student.  Dance done. BACKUPS: There were some strange failures.  Guess I better see what was going on last night (read emails).
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 27 March 2014: Thursday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Two issues.  A former student, and a singleton match with wrong last name. Former student: we danced. Singleton: Found the conflicting entry, and emailed osp.  They confirmed with the victim the […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 26 March 2014: Wednesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: There was a problem applying the updates to AD last night.  The account was found to be compromised and was disabled after the LDIF had been generated from AD, but before the update was applied.  So, the […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 25 March 2014: Tuesday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No issues with the update.  There are over 250,000 entries that are actively prevented from using the VPN now. More fun with ex-employee LDAP records. Backups: The client that was balking […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 24 March 2014: Monday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: No Issues from the three weekend updates. Rolled out the VPN management changes in the Nightly Update scripts. Backups: Loads of issues from the CoM/IS maintenance on Saturday.  Several systems […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 21 March 2014: Friday

    fcs on Frank's Activity Log
    LDAP: Singleton match with wrong last name from OSP.   email time.  OSP folks confirm the former name and the time frame of when she was a student.  Updated the LDAP entry and created the […]
    Posted 5 weeks ago.