The update NorduGrid ARC 15.03u8 is now available. This update includes a minor update of ARC to version 5.1.2. The main reason for this release is to fix a issue with delegation locks not being released and potentially fill up the disk with old delegations. Additionally, there have been reported instability issues with BDB under heavy load and this release clarifies the usage of the delegationdb parameter in arc.conf, and how to get around this issue. This changes the following component versions:
We're happy to finally announce that the update NorduGrid ARC 15.03u7 is now available. This update includes a minor update of ARC to version 5.1.1. Apart from many bugfixes and a number of new features, the main reason for this release is to include the possibility to generate performance metrics from compute, data, backends and infosys components as part of our efforts to improve ARC performance even further. This changes the following component versions:
The NorduGrid 2016 conference (2-3 June) and technical workshop (31 May - 1 June) are open for registration. The scientific program, the timetable and other details are taking shape at the Indico page.
Workshop for HTCondor and ARC CE users will take place in Barcelona on February 29 2016 – March 4 2016. Registration is open until February 22. All user contributions are very much welcome! Those of you with reasonable amounts of experience with ARC CE and/or HTCondor, you are very much welcome to help out at the ARC "office hours" on 2 and 4 March.