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This is the hub for the CS sysadmins on the wiki.
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= Overview =
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[https://docs.google.com/drawings/d/1XaULz5IxXV_BZQjrko3QJ8wV5aXsSTYcSWxxT49OyZk/edit If you're visually inclined, we have a colorful and easy-to-edit map of our servers here!]
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== Server room ==
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Our servers are in Noyes, the science building that predates the CST. For general information about the server room and how to use it, check out [[Sysadmin:Server Room|this page]].
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Columns: machine name, IPs, type (virtual, metal), purpose, dies, cores, RAM
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== Compute Resources ==
  
== Sysadmin Responsibilities ==
 
  
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
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|+ CS machines and VMs
 
|-
 
|-
! Responsibilities !! Ben !! Collin !! Jordan !! Garrett
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! Machine name !! 159 Ip Address !! 10Gb Ip address !! Operating System !! Metal or Virtual !! Description !! RAM
 
|-
 
|-
| Install software on Debian (ACL) || || || ||
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| Bowie || 159.28.22.5 || 10.10.10.15 || Debian 9 || Metal || hosts and exports user files; Jupyterhub; landing server || 198 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Install software on FreeBSD (servers) || || || ||
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| Smiley || 159.28.22.251 || 10.10.10.252 || Ubuntu 18.04 || Metal || VM host, not accessible to regular users || 156 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Make a CS user account || || || ||
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| Web || 159.28.22.2 || 10.10.10.200 || Ubuntu 18.04 || Virtual || Website host || 8 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Change users CS password || || || ||
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| Auth || 159.28.22.39 || No 10Gb internet|| CentOS 7 || Virtual || host of LDAP user database || 4 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Add DNS & DHCP entry || || <div style="text-align: center;"> [[File:StarIconBronze.png|20px]] </div> || ||
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| Code || 159.28.22.42 || 10.10.10.42 || Ubuntu 18.04 || Virtual || Gitlab host || 8 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Being able to edit wiki || || || ||
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| Net || 159.28.22.1 || 10.10.10.100 || Ubuntu 18.04 || Virtual || network administration host for CS || 4 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Make a CS wiki account || || || ||
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| Central || 159.28.22.177 || No 10Gb internet || Debian 9 || Virtual || ODK Central Host || 4 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Add people to different groups (ldap) || || || ||
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| Urey || 159.28.22.139 || No 10Gb internet || XCP-ng || Metal || Sysadmin Sandbox Environment || 16 GB
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|}
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{| class="wikitable"
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|+ Cluster machines
 
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|-
| Modification and maintenance of Nagios || || <div style="text-align: center;"> [[File:StarIconBronze.png|20px]] </div> ||  ||
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! Machine name !! 159 Ip Address !! 10Gb Ip address !! Operating System !! Metal or Virtual !! Description !! RAM
 
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|-
| DD a new ACL image || || || ||
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| Hopper || 159.28.23.1 || 10.10.10.1 || Debian 10 || Metal || landing server, NFS host for cluster || 64 GB
 
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| Set up a new ACL || || || ||
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| Lovelace || 159.28.23.35 || 10.10.10.35 || CentOS 7 || Metal || Large compute server || 96 GB
 
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|-
| Shut down / start up of the entire machine room || || || ||
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| Pollock || 159.28.23.8 || 10.10.10.8 || CentOS 7 || Metal || Large compute server || 131 GB
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|-
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| Bronte || 159.28.23.140 || No 10Gb internet || CentOS 7 || Metal || Large compute server || 115 GB
 
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| Creating and configuring mailing lists (electron) || || || ||
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| Sakurai || 159.23.23.3 || 10.10.10.3 || Debian 10 || Metal || Runs Backup || 12 GB
 
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| Admin list moderating || || || ||
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| Miyamoto || 159.28.23.45 || No 10Gb currently || Debian 10 || Metal || Runs Backup || 16 GB
 
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| Backups and restore (bacula) || || || ||
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| HopperPrime || 159.28.23.142 || 10.10.10.142 || Debian 10 || Metal || Runs Backup || 16 GB
 
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| Create and configure jails || || <div style="text-align: center;"> [[File:StarIconBronze.png|20px]] </div> || ||
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| Monitor || 159.28.23.250 || No 10Gb internet || Debian 11 || Metal || Server Monitoring || 8 GB
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| Layout 0 || 159.28.23.2 || 10.10.10.2 || CentOS 7 || Metal || Head Node || 32 GB
 
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|-
 
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| Layout 1 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 32 GB
== Sysadmin basic Training ==
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|-
 
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| Layout 2 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 32 GB
 
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| Layout 3 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 32 GB
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| Layout 4 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 32 GB
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|-
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| Whedon 0 || 159.28.23.4 || No 10Gb internet|| CentOS 7 || Metal || Head Node || 256 GB
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|-
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| Whedon 1 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
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|-
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| Whedon 2 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
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|-
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| Whedon 3 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
|-
 
|-
! Responsibilities !! Ben !! Collin !! Jordan !! Garrett
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| Whedon 4 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Disk partitioning || || || ||
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| Whedon 5 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
|-
 
|-
| Linux Filesystem layout || || || ||
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| Whedon 6 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
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| How DNS works || || || ||
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| Whedon 7 || None || None || CentOS 7 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
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| TCP,  UDP and ICMP packets || || || ||
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| Hamilton 0 || 159.28.23.5 || No 10Gb internet || Debian 11 || Metal || Head Node || 128 GB
 
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| Command line tools including IO, redirections and pipes || || || ||
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| Hamilton 1 || None || None || Debian 11 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
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| Installing operating systems (Debian and FreeBSD) || || || ||
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| Hamilton 2 || None || None || Debian 11 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
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| Network debugging tools (tcpdump, ping, tracerout) || || || ||
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| Hamilton 3 || None || None || Debian 11 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
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|-
| Ports || || || ||
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| Hamilton 4 || None || None || Debian 11 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
|-
 
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| Simple shell scripting || || || ||
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| Hamilton 5 || None || None || Debian 11 || Metal || Compute Node || 256 GB
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
 
Important Notes:
 
* '''''ALL of the admin '''''  '''CVS/SVN stuff has been centralized to trac.cs.earlham.edu/admin'''.  You'll need to create a username/password for yourself by running (from quark):
 
:<code>htpasswd /usr/local/trac/adminontrac.htpasswd <username></code>
 
* To check out the repository, run (from quark):
 
:<code>svn checkout file:///clients/users/svn/admin</code>
 
* [[Sysadmin:IRC|Chatting on IRC]]
 
 
'''Curent Sysadmins 2013:'''
 
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
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|+ Lab machines
 
|-
 
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! SysAdmin Name !! Year !! Working time !! Progress notes
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! Machine name !! 159 Ip Address !! Location !! Operating System !! RAM
 
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| Wilson || SO || 100% || link to notes
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| Borg || 159.28.22.10 || Turing (CST 222) || Ubuntu 20 || 16 GB
 
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| Demise || SR || 100% || link to notes
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| Gao || 159.28.22.11 || Turing (CST 222) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Craig || FR || 100% || link to notes
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| Snyder || 159.28.22.12 || Turing (CST 222) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Zane || SO || 100% || link to notes
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| Goldwasser || 159.28.22.13 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Jordan || SO || 100% || link to notes
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| Bartik || 159.28.22.14 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Sonny || JU || 100% || link to notes
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| Wilson || 159.28.22.15 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Elena || SR || 40% || link to notes
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| Bilas || 159.28.22.16 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Kristin || JU || 40% || link to notes
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| Johnson || 159.28.22.17 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
 
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| Aaron || SR || 20% || link to notes
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| Graham || 159.28.22.14 || Lovelace (CST 219) || Ubuntu 20 || 8 GB
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| Michael || SR || 0% || link to notes
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
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=== CS Machine Address List ===
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<pre>bowie.cs.earlham.edu smiley.cs.earlham.edu web.cs.earlham.edu auth.cs.earlham.edu code.cs.earlham.edu net.cs.earlham.edu central.cs.earlham.edu urey.cs.earlham.edu</pre>
  
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=== Cluster Machine Address List ===
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hopper.cluster.earlham.edu lovelace.cluster.earlham.edu pollock.cluster.earlham.edu bronte.cluster.earlham.edu sakurai.cluster.earlham.edu miyamoto.cluster.earlham.edu hopperprime.cluster.earlham.edu monitor.cluster.earlham.edu whedon.cluster.earlham.edu layout.cluster.earlham.edu hamilton.cluster.earlham.edu</pre>
  
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=== Lab Machine Address List ===
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<pre>borg.cs.earlham.edu gao.cs.earlham.edu snyder.cs.earlham.edu goldwasser.cs.earlham.edu bartik.cs.earlham.edu wilson.cs.earlham.edu bilas.cs.earlham.edu johnson.cs.earlham.edu graham.cs.earlham.edu</pre>
  
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=== Specialized resources ===
  
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Specialized computing applications are supported on the following machines:
  
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* [[Sysadmin:GPGPU|GPU’s for AI/ML/data science]]: layout cluster
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* virtualization: smiley
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* containers: bowie
  
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== Network ==
  
== Systems Administration Documentation ==
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We have two network fabrics linking the machines together. There are three subdomains.
  
{|
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=== 10 Gb ===
|- valign="top"
 
|
 
<div style="border:10px solid #E3E0FA; padding:5px">
 
<div style="background-color:#D7D1F8; padding:5px;">
 
=== Works in Progress ===
 
</div>
 
  
* [[Sysadmin:todo13|To do before Fall 13 starts]]
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We have 10Gb fabric to mount files over NFS. Machines with 10Gb support have an IP address in the class C range 10.10.10.0/24 and we want to add DNS to these addresses.
* [[Sysadmin:handbook|Handbook (WIP)]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Temporary Page | Temporary Page for Wiki Adjustment]]
 
* [[Sysadmin: Upgrading FreeBSD | Upgrading FreeBSD]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Fail2Ban on FreeBSD | Fail2Ban on FreeBSD]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Running Nessus | Running Nessus]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:SrvcCheck|Things to check when things go down]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:AaronsHowTo| Aaron's How-To Pages]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Sonresources| Son's "Cook" Pages]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Installing ACLs]]
 
  
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=== 1 Gb (cluster, cs) ===
</div>
 
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<div style="border:10px solid #E0EAF8; padding:5px;">
 
<div style="background-color:#CEDEF4; padding:5px;">
 
  
=== Admin Tasks ===
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We have two class C subnets on the 1Gb fabric: 159.28.22.0/24 (CS) and 159.28.23.0/24 (cluster). This means we have double the IP addresses on the 1Gb fabric that we have on the 10Gb fabric.
</div>
 
  
* [[Sysadmin: NEWAddComputer|NEW Add a computer]]
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Any user accessing *.cluster.earlham.edu and *.cs.earlham.edu is making calls on a 1Gb network.
* [[Sysadmin:NEWStart/Shutdown|NEW Shutdown/Start]]
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* [[Sysadmin:NEWMailman|NEW Mailman]]
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=== Intra-cluster fabrics ===
* [[Sysadmin:NEWNagios|NEW Nagios]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Backup|Backup]] (needs to be updated after new setup)
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The layout cluster has an Infiniband infrastructure. Wachowski has only a 1Gb infrastructure.
* [[Sysadmin:Contacting all users|Contacting all users]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:New Sysadmins|Welcoming a new sysadmin to the fold]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:RT Ticketing|RT Ticketing]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:AddComputer|Add a computer]]
 
  
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== Power ==
  
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We have a backup power supply, with batteries last upgraded in 2019 (?). We’ve had a few outages since then and power has held up well.
</div>
 
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== HVAC ==
  
{|
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HVAC systems are static and are largely managed by Facilities.
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<div style="border:10px solid #FFDFFF; padding:5px;">
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[[Topology|See full topology diagrams here.]]
<div style="background-color:#FFCEFF; padding:5px;">
 
  
=== Services ===
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[[Sysadmin:Layers of abstraction for filesystems|A word about what's happening between files and the drives they live on.]]
</div>
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:Apache2|Apache2]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:Databases|Databases]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:DNS and DHCP|DNS and DHCP]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:Email|Email]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:SystemImager|System Imager]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:LVM|LVM]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:positron|NFS]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:Printers|Printers]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:TracSVN|Trac + svn]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:User Management|User Management]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:Virtualization | Virtualization]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Services:ZFS | ZFS]]
 
  
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</div>
 
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<div style="border:10px solid #DBF0F7; padding:5px;">
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= New sysadmins =
<div style="background-color:#C9EAF3; padding:5px;">
 
  
=== Servers ===
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These pages will be helpful for you if you're just starting in the group:
</div>
 
* [[Sysadmin:PhysicalServers | Physical Servers]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:VirtualServersAndJails | Virtual Servers and Jails]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:SvcChart|Service Chart]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Monitoring|Monitoring]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Quark | Quark]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Forty-Two | Forty-two]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Lovelace | Lovelace]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Proto | Proto]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:RetiredServers | Retired Servers]]
 
  
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* [[Sysadmin:New Sysadmins | Welcoming a new sysadmin ]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Troubleshooting|General troubleshooting tips for admins]]
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* [[Sandbox Notes|Sandbox Notes]]
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* [[Password managers]]
<div style="border:10px solid #FFFFC8; padding:5px;">
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* [[Server safety]]
<div style="background-color:#FFFFB5; padding:5px;">
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* [https://code.cs.earlham.edu/sysadmin/ticket-tracker Ticket tracking for current projects]
  
=== ACL Workstations ===
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Note: you'll need to log in with wiki credentials to see most Sysadmin pages.
</div>
 
* [[Sysadmin:ACL:Installation|ACL Installation procedure]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:AclImage|ACL Package Information]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Acl Locations|ACL Locations]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Software for Chemistry ACLs|Software for Chemistry ACLs]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:ACL:UpProp|Proposed ACL Update policy]]
 
  
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= Additional information =
</div>
 
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These pages contain a lot of the most important information about our systems and how we operate.
  
{|
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===Technical docs===
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|
 
<div style="border:10px solid #D6F8DE; padding:5px;">
 
<div style="background-color:#BDF4CB; padding:5px;">
 
=== Networking ===
 
</div>
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:NetworkLayout|Network Layout (as of 08/2006)]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:D224 cable plant|D224 cable plant]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:Fiber plans|Fiber plans]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:Switches|Switches]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:Rack notes|Rack notes]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:Public|Public Network]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:NetworkTopo|Old Network Topo Figures]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:NetworkDiagram|Network layout (May 2007)]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:Networking:Alternate Network Path|Alt Network path]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:UPS Setup]]
 
  
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* [https://code.cs.earlham.edu/sysadmin/ticket-tracker Ticket tracking for current projects]
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* [[Server safety]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Backup|Backup]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Monitoring | Monitoring ]]
<div style="border:10px solid #F0DDD5; padding:5px;">
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* [[Sysadmin:SSH|SSH info relevant to admins]]
<div style="background-color:#E4C0B1; padding:5px;">
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* [[Sysadmin:User Management | User Management]] and [[Sysadmin:LDAP|LDAP]] generally
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* [[Sysadmin:Jupyterhub Notebook Server|Jupyterhub]] and [[Nbgrader notes|NBGrader]]
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* [[Sysadmin:MailStack|Email service]]
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* [[Sysadmin:XenDocs | Xen Server]]
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* [[Sysadmin:NFS|Network File System (NFS)]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Web Servers|Web Servers and Websites]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Services:Databases|Databases]]
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* [[Sysadmin:DNS & DHCP|DNS and DHCP]]
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* [[Sysadmin:AWS|AWS]]
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* [[Bash_start_up_script|Bash startup scripts]]
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* [[Sysadmin:VirtualBox | VirtualBox]]
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* [[X Applications]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Services:ClusterOverview|Cluster Overview]] and [[Sysadmin:Ccg-admin|additional details]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Firewall|Firewall]] running on babbage.cs.e.e
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* [[Sysadmin:Setting_up_Lovelace_Lab_Machines|Setting up Lab Machines]]
  
=== Miscellaneous ===
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===Common tasks===
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* [[Sysadmin:Recurring Tasks | Recurring tasks - e.g. software updates, hardware replacements]]
* [[SysadminContactInfo|Contact Information]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Contacting all users|Contacting all users]]
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:PhoneNumbers|Phone Numbers]]
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* [[Reset password]]
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:WebSites|Web Sites]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Software installation | Software installation]]
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:AuthenticationInfo|Authentication Information]]
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* [[Modules | Installing software under modules ]]  
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:PowerFailure|Power Failure]]
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* [[Sysadmin:AddComputer|Add a computer to CS or cluster domains]]
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:UPS|UPS]]
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* [[Senior projects|Supporting senior projects]]
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:SSLcerts|Generating SSL Certificates]]
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* [[ShutdownProcedure|How to do a planned shutdown and reboot of the system]]
* [[Sysadmin:Power draws|Power draws]]
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** [[Sysadmin:TestingServices | Testing services]] (after a reboot, upgrade, change in the phase of the moon, etc.)
* [[Sysadmin:ImportantInfo:SunHardware|Working with Sun Hardware]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Upgrading SSL Certificate | Upgrading SSL Certificates ]]
* [[Sysadmin:Passwords]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Launch at startup|Launch a process at startup]]
* Patching
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* [[Sysadmin:Psql-setup | setup psql for cs430 students]]
** [[LinuxKernelPatching|Linux Kernel Patching]]
 
** [[FreeBSDKernelPatching|FreeBSD Kernel Patching]]
 
* [[Sysadmin:SerialConsoleCableEnds|Cable Ends]]
 
  
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===Group and institution information===
</div>
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* [[Sysadmin:CS-ITS Interoperability|Working with ITS]]
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* [[Sysadmin:Recurring spending | Recurring spending ]]
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* [[Sysadmin:SlackAndGitLab | Slack and GitLab integration]]

Latest revision as of 11:15, 1 June 2022

This is the hub for the CS sysadmins on the wiki.

Overview

If you're visually inclined, we have a colorful and easy-to-edit map of our servers here!

Server room

Our servers are in Noyes, the science building that predates the CST. For general information about the server room and how to use it, check out this page.

Columns: machine name, IPs, type (virtual, metal), purpose, dies, cores, RAM

Compute Resources

CS machines and VMs
Machine name 159 Ip Address 10Gb Ip address Operating System Metal or Virtual Description RAM
Bowie 159.28.22.5 10.10.10.15 Debian 9 Metal hosts and exports user files; Jupyterhub; landing server 198 GB
Smiley 159.28.22.251 10.10.10.252 Ubuntu 18.04 Metal VM host, not accessible to regular users 156 GB
Web 159.28.22.2 10.10.10.200 Ubuntu 18.04 Virtual Website host 8 GB
Auth 159.28.22.39 No 10Gb internet CentOS 7 Virtual host of LDAP user database 4 GB
Code 159.28.22.42 10.10.10.42 Ubuntu 18.04 Virtual Gitlab host 8 GB
Net 159.28.22.1 10.10.10.100 Ubuntu 18.04 Virtual network administration host for CS 4 GB
Central 159.28.22.177 No 10Gb internet Debian 9 Virtual ODK Central Host 4 GB
Urey 159.28.22.139 No 10Gb internet XCP-ng Metal Sysadmin Sandbox Environment 16 GB
Cluster machines
Machine name 159 Ip Address 10Gb Ip address Operating System Metal or Virtual Description RAM
Hopper 159.28.23.1 10.10.10.1 Debian 10 Metal landing server, NFS host for cluster 64 GB
Lovelace 159.28.23.35 10.10.10.35 CentOS 7 Metal Large compute server 96 GB
Pollock 159.28.23.8 10.10.10.8 CentOS 7 Metal Large compute server 131 GB
Bronte 159.28.23.140 No 10Gb internet CentOS 7 Metal Large compute server 115 GB
Sakurai 159.23.23.3 10.10.10.3 Debian 10 Metal Runs Backup 12 GB
Miyamoto 159.28.23.45 No 10Gb currently Debian 10 Metal Runs Backup 16 GB
HopperPrime 159.28.23.142 10.10.10.142 Debian 10 Metal Runs Backup 16 GB
Monitor 159.28.23.250 No 10Gb internet Debian 11 Metal Server Monitoring 8 GB
Layout 0 159.28.23.2 10.10.10.2 CentOS 7 Metal Head Node 32 GB
Layout 1 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 32 GB
Layout 2 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 32 GB
Layout 3 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 32 GB
Layout 4 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 32 GB
Whedon 0 159.28.23.4 No 10Gb internet CentOS 7 Metal Head Node 256 GB
Whedon 1 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 2 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 3 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 4 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 5 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 6 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Whedon 7 None None CentOS 7 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Hamilton 0 159.28.23.5 No 10Gb internet Debian 11 Metal Head Node 128 GB
Hamilton 1 None None Debian 11 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Hamilton 2 None None Debian 11 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Hamilton 3 None None Debian 11 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Hamilton 4 None None Debian 11 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Hamilton 5 None None Debian 11 Metal Compute Node 256 GB
Lab machines
Machine name 159 Ip Address Location Operating System RAM
Borg 159.28.22.10 Turing (CST 222) Ubuntu 20 16 GB
Gao 159.28.22.11 Turing (CST 222) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Snyder 159.28.22.12 Turing (CST 222) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Goldwasser 159.28.22.13 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Bartik 159.28.22.14 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Wilson 159.28.22.15 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Bilas 159.28.22.16 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Johnson 159.28.22.17 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB
Graham 159.28.22.14 Lovelace (CST 219) Ubuntu 20 8 GB

CS Machine Address List

bowie.cs.earlham.edu smiley.cs.earlham.edu web.cs.earlham.edu auth.cs.earlham.edu code.cs.earlham.edu net.cs.earlham.edu central.cs.earlham.edu urey.cs.earlham.edu

Cluster Machine Address List

hopper.cluster.earlham.edu lovelace.cluster.earlham.edu pollock.cluster.earlham.edu bronte.cluster.earlham.edu sakurai.cluster.earlham.edu miyamoto.cluster.earlham.edu hopperprime.cluster.earlham.edu monitor.cluster.earlham.edu whedon.cluster.earlham.edu layout.cluster.earlham.edu hamilton.cluster.earlham.edu

Lab Machine Address List

borg.cs.earlham.edu gao.cs.earlham.edu snyder.cs.earlham.edu goldwasser.cs.earlham.edu bartik.cs.earlham.edu wilson.cs.earlham.edu bilas.cs.earlham.edu johnson.cs.earlham.edu graham.cs.earlham.edu

Specialized resources

Specialized computing applications are supported on the following machines:

Network

We have two network fabrics linking the machines together. There are three subdomains.

10 Gb

We have 10Gb fabric to mount files over NFS. Machines with 10Gb support have an IP address in the class C range 10.10.10.0/24 and we want to add DNS to these addresses.

1 Gb (cluster, cs)

We have two class C subnets on the 1Gb fabric: 159.28.22.0/24 (CS) and 159.28.23.0/24 (cluster). This means we have double the IP addresses on the 1Gb fabric that we have on the 10Gb fabric.

Any user accessing *.cluster.earlham.edu and *.cs.earlham.edu is making calls on a 1Gb network.

Intra-cluster fabrics

The layout cluster has an Infiniband infrastructure. Wachowski has only a 1Gb infrastructure.

Power

We have a backup power supply, with batteries last upgraded in 2019 (?). We’ve had a few outages since then and power has held up well.

HVAC

HVAC systems are static and are largely managed by Facilities.

See full topology diagrams here.

A word about what's happening between files and the drives they live on.


New sysadmins

These pages will be helpful for you if you're just starting in the group:

Note: you'll need to log in with wiki credentials to see most Sysadmin pages.

Additional information

These pages contain a lot of the most important information about our systems and how we operate.

Technical docs

Common tasks

Group and institution information