Malfunction: Sophos Enterprise Console
in Operating news

Message-Id: 201910141300
Affected: Sophos Enterprise Console User
Impact: Sophos Enterprise Console unusable

For unknown reasons, Sophos Enterprise Console on the remote desktop server GWD-WinTS3 is not working.
We are working to resolve the problem and apologize for the inconvenience.
Updating [...]

Data centre closed on German Unity Day
in Operating news

Message-Id: 201910011745
Time: 10-03-2019
Affected: Customers of the GWDG
Impact: Data centre closed and service hotline not available by phone

The data centre of the GWDG will be closed on 03.10.2019, the German Unity Day. We kindly ask all our [...]

Information: Email filtering
in All, Operating news

Meldungsnummer: 201909301446
Zeitraum: 30.09.2019
Betroffen: Information E-Mail Nutzung


Due to the actual threats situation and in accordance with Max-Planck-Society and Georg-August-University Göttingen GWDG changes the filtering of email messages, which users of MPG, University and GWDG receive from external [...]

Backup large format printer HP z6200ps out of service
in Operating news

Message-Id: 201909271115
Time: from 23.08.2019
Affected: print-queues zcpils62, zcixls62 and zcip4s62
Impact: no printing in these queues is possible

Printing in the mentioned queues is not possible. Print jobs on these queues will not be executed. We are waiting for [...]

Maintenance: Maintenance window on Sep 12th, 2019
in Fileservice, Network, Operating news

Message-Id: 201909100904
Time: Sep 12th, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Affected: Services samba, printing, wwwuser, www-cache, UNIX login
Impact: no access

Important: Please also note the following important older message for this maintenance window:

Due to an operating system [...]

Solved: Unix home directories
in All, Operating news, OS

Message-Id: 201909071055
Time: 07.09.2019, since ca. 10:00a, – ca. 12:30 pm
Affected: Unix Homeverzeichnisse, Login nodes
Impactavailable again

The Unix home directories and Unix machinese, including the login node are reachable again. We apologize for [...]

Malfunction: Unix home directories
in All, Operating news

Message-Id: 201909071055
Time: 07.09.2019, since ca. 10 am
Affected: Unix home directories, login nodes
Impact: not reachable at the moment

Unfortunately, a malfunction at the Unix home directories were detected and cannot be accessed at [...]

Wartungsarbeiten zentrale Router
in All, Operating news

Liebe GÖNET-Teilnehmerinnen und -Teilnehmer,

am kommenden Donnerstag frühen Morgen, müssen wir die beiden zentralen
Router xr-gwdg und xr-fmz aktualisieren. Hierzu ist zuvor eine kleine
Wartung am Dienstag Morgen notwendig:

Meldungsnummer: 201909061353
Zeitraum: Do 12.9.2019, 6:00 – 7:30 Uhr
Betroffen: Router


Update #1: Malfunction: Password synchronisation
in Operating news

Message-Id: 201909051343
Time: since this morning
Affected: SAP Users
Impact: SAP login fails

Due to connection problems, the synchronization of passwords in the university’s SAP system is currently disrupted.
We are working on a solution with our colleagues from UMG. [...]