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GCPC Programming Contest

Due to a programming contest the following machines will be unavailable today and tomorrow (20-21.11.):

  • cip1b? (CIP 1)
  • cip1f? (CIP 1)
  • cip1h? (CIP 1)

-- Michael Gebhard

Posted Fri 20 Nov 2020 12:00:00 AM CET

Switch Reboot

On monday, 2020-09-14, one of the switches will be rebooted at 12 PM.

The following computers will be unavailable for approximately 30 minutes:

  • cip6?? (WinCIP)
  • cip1?? (CIP 1)
  • cip5?? (CIP 1 Nebenraum)

-- Michael Panzlaff

Posted Tue 08 Sep 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance work on server

Friday night, 2020-09-11, host faui02 will be rebootet. The following services will be briefly unavailable between 22:00 and 24:00.

  • Software in /local on all hosts
  • This website
  • The CIP-VPN

-- Michael Gebhard

Posted Sat 05 Sep 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance work on servers

Next Thursday, 2020-09-03, several of our servers will be under maintenance starting at 12:00pm

  • The terminal server cipterm0 will be replaced by a new machine. Please back up any data you have on this machine as soon as possible.
  • The VM Host faui0a will go down for maintenance along with several VMs such as and are not affected.
  • will be upgraded and will therefore be unavailable for several hours

-- David Sauerwein

Posted Thu 27 Aug 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance work on VM-Hosts

Due to maintenance work on our VM-Hosts all VMs will be unavailable on Monday from 12:00am until 3:00am. Among others this includes,, and

-- David Sauerwein

Posted Fri 31 Jul 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance work CIP4

Due to maintenance work in CIP4, the following computers will not be available from Sunday 20:00 until approximately Monday 20:00: cip4b1-3, cip4c1-3, cip4d1-3

-- Thomas Preisner

Posted Thu 30 Jul 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Hardware failure of terminal server cipterm1 (former faui06)

Due to multiple hardware failures during the last few weeks we have shut off the terminal server (former The server will be unreachable until we have a replacement. In case there is data on the machine you still need please contact us via mail to

-- David Sauerwein

Posted Tue 30 Jun 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance Terminalserver

In the night from Saturday (30.05. 10pm) to Sunday (31.05.) both terminalservers faui0sr0 and faui06 will be rebootet and renamed. They will continue to be reachable as and, but also be reachable as and

-- Michael Gebhard

Posted Thu 28 May 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

New SSH Host CA

Our SSH host ca has switched from rsa to ed25519. The new Public Key can as usual be found under Services.

-- Felix Kraus

Posted Fri 01 May 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

Maintenance work

Unfortunately, yesterday's maintenance downtime is delayed by one day.

Due to maintenance work, the directories /proj/ciptmp, /proj/video, and /proj/cipdata won't be available on Tuesday 2020-04-21 from 10 PM to 2 AM.

-- Michael Panzlaff

Posted Mon 20 Apr 2020 12:00:00 AM CEST

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