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  • 20 November 2014: Thursday

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    LDAP: Issues: A former student: dance done. A one item match with the wrong last name:  Issue was a difference in the way the name was entered.  Merged and did the rest of the magic to get this account […]
    Posted 7 hours ago.
  • 19 November 2014: Wednesday

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    LDAP: Issues: none. Backups: CoM/IS clients all died last night – It is believed that a controller failed (or failed over) and Windows continued to send all traffic to the failed controller – which […]
    Posted yesterday.
  • 18 November 2014: Tuesday

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    LDAP: Issues: None. Two accounts one person – merged as requested. Backups: There were no improperly defined client errors last night.  I think that is a first after a maintenance day. Info sent to […]
    Posted 2 days ago.
  • 17 November 2014: Monday

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    LDAP: Issues: none over the weekend. Backups: Backup Maintenance Day… Data Domain upgrade to 5.4.4.2-453843 NetWorker upgrade to 8.1.1.9.Build.360 XLS Drive 1310119697, SCD 5 on reboot […]
    Posted 3 days ago.
  • 14 November 2014: Friday

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    LDAP: No Issues in the past two night’s updates. The Foreign Exchange Student issue seems to have resolved itself.  YAY! Registrar’s office has questions about the BCA process.  Sorting that out and […]
    Posted 6 days ago.
  • 12 November 2014: Wednesday

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    LDAP: No Issues in last night’s update. Another foreign exchange student asks for help as his account was nuked on 11/7. Banner Extract programmer has found the error and is testing a […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 11 November 2014: Tuesday

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    LDAP: No issues last night. Got a person in “Thou shalt not VPN” land who should not be there.  Thou art being expelled from here, Trespasser!  I found that one, and 188 others.  So, there is obviously some […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 10 November 2014: Monday

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    Upgraded the macbook pro to Yosemite over the weekend.  WiFi does not work at home and perl does not work at all (which means nothing that is based on perl – like mosh works).   What a wonderful way to start the […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 7 November 2014: Friday

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    LDAP: No Issues in last night’s update (even with the decreased number from Banner). The numbers that Judi had warned me of were practically exact – and the entire process ran for a grand total of two more […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 6 November 2014: Thursday

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    LDAP: One Issue: Former Student.  It was a good dance. Backups: CoM/IS clones finished – Disk and Tape continue. New “Giraffe” reported a strange bunch of error messages when running the recover […]
    Posted 2 weeks ago.
  • 5 November 2014: Wednesday

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    LDAP: No Issues. Backups: Clones started. That bloody one system failed to be DNS resolvable again at backup time.  I really do not understand why that is. perhaps because the secondary DNS server […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 4 November 2014: Tuesday

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    LDAP: One former student issue – did the dance. Several dances to adjust outgoing/incoming ACCSVCS personnel. Backups: Finished the staging off the Default pool tapes and relabeled the last […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 3 November 2014: Monday

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    LDAP: No Issues over the weekend. Backups: Ouch – everything filled up over the weekend.  The selinux upgrade fiasco on the fsXX servers is still haunting me.  On Sunday night, I finally gave up and […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 31 October 2014: Friday

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    LDAP: No issues. One-off stripping permissions off a utility account. Backups: Still 8 TB left to go (and 1.5TB being done) on the Disk clones. Terminated the Disk clones – because the selinux […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 30 October 2014: Thursday

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    LDAP: No issues – so leave me alone already! Setting up a new VPN group. Backups: Tape and CoM/IS clones finished, Disk chugs along (13+ TB left). The “Incremental” volume has been filling up daily […]
    Posted 3 weeks ago.
  • 28 October 2014: Tuesday

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    LDAP: Cycle for new schema for that two year old project. Deal with issues in last night’s update: Blank line – Hello Account Services… Wrong surname with one datum match: Appears that OSP put the […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 27 October 2014: Monday

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    LDAP: Doh!  No issues over the weekend.  Why can’t NetWorker be more like LDAP??? 1,430 BCA only affiliations removed after the change went into production last week.  YAY! List of removals sent to […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 24 October 2014: Friday

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    LDAP: Issues: Two former students from Banner – did the dance. Added monitoring for the temporary insecure idiotic ldap server that Oracle will be allowed to use until they can actually do something […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 23 October 2014: Thursday

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    LDAP: One issue last night – a “modifying the WRONG entry” error: Employee record gained an SSN and now it matches a former student LDAP entry.  Merged the Banner info into the new HR entry (because the HR […]
    Posted 4 weeks ago.
  • 22 October 2014: Wednesday

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    LDAP: No issues in last night’s update. POODLE recycles. POODLE (CVE-2014-3566) recycles – take two. Network Services feed – updated. Backups: CoM/IS clones have about 8.5TB working and […]
    Posted 5 weeks ago.