Ticket Number: HEA-NOC/19980622-02 Ticket Status: CLOSE
Ticket Type: Unscheduled Ticket Source: HEA-NOC
Ticket Scope: Site Site/Line: Nazard.hea.ie
Ticket Owner: [log in to unmask] Problem Fixer: HEA-NOC
Ticket Opened: Problem Start: 19980621 15:11 UTC+1
Ticket Closed: 19980622 09:54:09 UTC Problem End: 19980622 10:45 UTC+1
The HEAnet news server Nazard.heanet.ie crashed.
All news postings to and from HEAnet have been delayed.
Network Engineer refrained from defenestrating server. The news spool
has been rebuilt (a faster operation than file system repair); bad
blocks were detected in a vital part of the spool. Consulting with
Educom, further server downtime to be arranged to replace suspect
The opportunity was taken to update Nazard's active file; the list of
groups being propagated is now up-to-date.
Time to Fix:
Total downtime 18h 34m.