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[part of a series of meetings]


Paul, Tigran, Christian, Patrick, Karsten, Al, Dmitry


[see box on the right-hand side]


Up to two minutes (uninterrupted) per person where they can answer two questions:

  • What I did last week (since the last meeting),
  • What I plan to do in the next week.

No questions until we get through everyone :)

Karsten: SmallFiles?: Improved handling of corner cases and logging. Continued working on presentation.

Tickets: ldap plugin url

Christian: Prepared VMs for Workshop and other Workshop related things

Tigran: Working on presentations

Paul: S2 tests, got them to run at 64bit and they are all passing. Released them. 2.6.23, 2.8.5, 2.9.1

Put some webdav patches on RB, Tier1 support meetings, helped Jana, and FI presentation

Al: Worked on the installation of postgres on the Workshop VMs, created some scripts.

Worked on design documents for replica manager.

Dmitry: Deployed DZero dCache instance. Presented dCache PowerTools?. Found tons of duplicates on the system.

Debugged Globus Online transfers. Settings up Workshop VMs including HSM emulation. SmallFiles?, tar has a seek option that allows extracting single file.

Patrick: Was at Cern and talked to a couple of potential dCache users. E.g, Universities providing clouds.

Met CTO of OwnCloud? and others. Now trying to get a meeting between developers of dCache, OwnCloud? and Cern.

Plans for patch-releases

Should we make a new patch release?

Regular round of patch releases, 2.7.11, 2.6.23, 2.8.5, 2.9.1

Paul: Maybe releasing once a week is too often?

LDAPS, Karsten to create pull reqwuest for 2.7, 2.8

Trunk activity

Progress with new features...


Issues from [FIXME: Add link to yesterday's Tier-1 meeting]

Thursday: Tuesday: 3 sites.

NDGF planning to upgrade to 2.9 on 8.5.2014 KIT suffers from Brasilian CA users not being able to login

Xavier will open a ticket.

Tigran: we had this issue before and the problem and the problem had to do with the encoding of strings and that the encoding information was lost so the way back failed.

-> Tigran to follow up on this.

New or noteworthy


Outstanding RT Tickets

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Review of RB requests

Please have a look at and or follow up on the Alarm patches!

Workshop preparation

Presentation rehearsal Monday afternoon.


Proposed: same time, next week.