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Unscheduled Brown scratch outage

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Link to update at May 5, 2020 8:50pm EDT UPDATE:

As of 8:50pm EDT, the Brown cluster has been returned to normal service. Job queues have been enabled and job scheduling has been resumed. We apologize for the disruption of service. Please report any issues to

Link to update at May 5, 2020 7:50pm EDT UPDATE:

Work continues on troubleshooting Brown scratch filesystem problems. We will provide another update by 10pm.

Link to original posting ORIGINAL:

The Brown cluster began experiencing issues with its scratch filesystem around 4:30pm EDT. Engineers are currently diagnosing the issue and are working to identify a fix. Job scheduling has been paused while this issue is being addressed.

We will provide an update by 8pm.

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