>From: Unidata Support <address@hidden> >Organization: UCAR/Unidata >Keywords: 200508291349.j7TDnujo003962 McIDAS ADDE Hi Deb, First (before business), I just wanted to say how great it was to see you in Madison! I am not sure who to send the following note to at CSU/CIRA; I am hoping that you might be able to help. Several weeks ago I sent a note to the Unidata-maintained mcidas-x and ldm-users email lists announcing that the machine known as adde.ucar.edu (aka motherlode.ucar.edu) had been changed to new hardware. McIDAS users that are accessing the data need to run a 'DATALOC HOST' to update the client routing table pointed to by $MCTABLE_WRITE. There are 3 machines at CSU, two at CIRA and one in the Atmospheric Science department that have done at least one ADDE request to the old adde.ucar.edu since last Saturday night: dione.cira.colostate.edu apus.cira.colostate.edu eliassen.atmos.colostate.edu Could you help figure out who may be running McIDAS from these machines? Any help you can provide in this (e.g., sending this along to other users in CIRA and anybody you know in the Atmos. Sci. dept) would be most appreciated. We need to decommission the old adde.ucar.edu as soon as possible, and a new machine that functions as adde.ucar.edu is up and running. Here is the original message I sent out the the Unidata-maintained mcidas-x and ldm-users email lists: Users of the McIDAS ADDE server adde.ucar.edu: We have transitioned the machine known as adde.ucar.edu (aka motherlode.ucar.edu) from Sun Enterprise E420 to SunFire 480 hardware. The machine has also been moved from the NCAR machine room to the Unidata offices at Foothills Lab #4. Because of the relocation of adde.ucar.edu, the IP address has changed from 22.214.171.124 to 126.96.36.199. This change coupled with McIDAS' cache of ADDE server IP addresses in its client routing table requires the following steps be undertaken by sites accessing data from the ADDE server adde.ucar.edu: <login as the user 'mcidas'> cd $MCDATA dataloc.k HOST If you have cron-initiated scripts run from an account other than 'mcidas' that access adde.ucar.edu: <login as the user running the cron-initiated scripts> cd $MCDATA dataloc.k HOST 'DATALOC HOST' will force McIDAS to update its client routing table (pointed at through $MCTABLE_WRITE) cache of IP address for all hosts. Please follow the above procedures as soon as you are able. ADDE access to the old adde.ucar.edu machine (IP address 188.8.131.52) will begin failing at the beginning of the week of November 7. Thanks in advance for your prompt attention in this matter! Please send any questions/comments regarding the above procedure to Unidata User Support <address@hidden>. Thanks in advance... Cheers, Tom -- NOTE: All email exchanges with Unidata User Support are recorded in the Unidata inquiry tracking system and then made publicly available through the web. If you do not want to have your interactions made available in this way, you must let us know in each email you send to us.
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