23. Mai 2017: Dienstag

Today’s Activities:

  • Backups:
    • Duplicate A records cause a client to fail:
      • Removed defunct client (no save sets left).
      • Recreated the aliases for the correct client.
      • Reran the backup.
    • SN9 Drive 1310021951 (*4f810) has 21 read errors:
      • Reported problem with file 74 of tape 111458L4
      • That tape was successfully used later in another drive.
      • ITDT dump sent to Qualstar for analysis.
      • Scanner of tape run (in different drive).
      • Qualstar issues RMA # 50645 to replace this drive.
      • This drive has been here 8 months: RMA # 50372, 9/15/2016.
    • DISK Clones completed at 11:49 (1d 2h 14m).
  • LDAP/Accounts:
    • Rebuilding OpenLDAP binaries for emergency fix.
      • Tested updated binaries – fix works.
      • Installed fixed binaries on ldap.uvm.edu
      • Installed fixed binaries on ldaprw.uvm.edu at 6pm
    • Updated VPN group per footprints request.
    • The nightmare scenario: someone gave a bad SSN and it matched another person.
      • Ripped the information out of the original LDAP entry.
      • Created a new LDAP entry for the second person.
      • Created a NetID for that second person.


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