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dCache Tier I meeting May 17, 2016

[part of a series of meetings]

Present, Paul), IN2P3(), Sara(), Triumf(), BNL(), NDGF(), PIC(Marc), KIT(Xavier), Fermi(), CERN()


(see box on the other side)

Site reports


Things are going OK for the last week.


Ticket stack trace on pool log. Gerd mentioned -- really huge activity from CMS, could see the pools in red column.

Planning to switch pool metadata to use the system disk; this has RAID-1 system disks.

Xavier mentioned that the disadvantage


RT ticket about the NFS v4 delays -- Tigran is working on this just now, and will update the ticket.

In the past, we had longer timeout. Now have very short timeout in pool (100ms) and return DELAY. The client will retry, but the pool will log the DELAY.

PIC is running dCache v2.13.28.

Tigran will take another look.

Asking about SRM

Paul explained


Publishing system:

Maria Labdas At Lisbon WLCG-workshop, don't need the BDII any more.


dCache is working just fine for the past few weeks.

Remove tags

Tigran had a question: answer --> sub-tree delete of tag.

Support tickets for discussion

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Same time, next week.