Maintenance: FTP Server on January, 25th; 9 – 11am

Message-Id: 201701241450
Time: 25.01.2017, 09:00 am – 11:00 am
Affected: GWDG user
Impact: service disruptions

On Wednesday, 25.01.2017, from 9 until about 11am there will will be maintenance work in the GWDG FTP server ( There might be service disruptions at this time.


Because of troubles with the networking subsystem we have to update the Linux-Kernel to a new major release on short notice outside the maintenance window. Sadly, this also forces an update of the whole operating system.