Information: Change of SSH configuration of GWDG Gitlab
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202009040830
Time: from now on
Affected: gitlab user
Impact: Warning is displayed

Due to a configuration change in the SSH Server of GWDG Gitlab some SSH
Clients may show the following warning upon a connection attempt:

@    WARNING: [...]

malfunctions of the UNIX file service, August 31, 2020
in Fileservice

Message-Id: 202009011255
Time: 31.09 2:50 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Affected: UNIX-Fileservice users
Impact: user malfunction

On August 31, 2020, sporadic malfunctions of the UNIX file service occurred between about 2:50 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. The causes of the malfunctions could [...]

Solved: Malfunction E-Mail System
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202009010800
Time: 01.09.2020 1 am - 7 am
Affected: all e-mail users
Impact: no mail delivery possible

Due to technical problems, e-mails were temporarily not delivered between 01:08 am and 07:10 am. This problem has been solved and the [...]

Information: Outage of
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202008261732
Time: 28.08.2020 from 4.48pm - 5pm
Affected: Users of
Impact: Short outage of the service

Due to overload the service crashed and restarted at 4.48pm.

The service is available again since 5pm. Regarding the amount of [...]

Maintenance: ShareLatex/Overleaf on 27.08. at 5 pm
in All, Operating news

MessageID: 202008261557
Timeframe: 27.08.2020, from 5:30 PM
Affected: Sharelatex
Consequences: not available

On Thursday 27th at 5.30 pm the service will enter planned maintenance
and be updated to a current version.
In the process the service will be [...]

Maintenance: Rocket Chat on 27.08. at 5 pm
in All, Operating news

MessageID: 202008261404
Timeframe: 27.08.2020, 5 PM till around 6 PM
Affected: Rocket.Chat
Consequences: Service not available

On Thursday 27th at 5 pm the service will enter planned maintenance and be
updated to a current version
In the process the [...]

Malfunction: services experience issues
in All, Operating news

Meldungsnummer: 202008181552
Zeitraum: 18.August 2020, 15:45
Betroffen: connectivity problems to central storage system
Auswirkungen: services experience issues

The following services experience issues due to connectivity problems to a central storage system.

  • Aleph
  • GWDG Gitlab
  • GWDG ownCloud
  • Virtual Webservers

Malfunction: Windows Update service
in Operating news

Message-Id: 202008151127
Time: Since 15.08.2020
Affected: In Active Directory integrated Windows systems
Impact: Malfunction of Windows Update service

We experience malfunctions with the Windows Update service. Affected are all systems connected to the Active Directory where the WSUS-Server is [...]