Data Depot connectivity issues

June 29 – 30, 2015

ITaP engineers have identified issues causing intermittent failures on Carter. Engineers are currently tuning parameters on Depot system that have been identified as potential fixes to the issues. Access to Depot on Carter has been stable since tuning began yesterday, June 30th.

If you continue to experience problems connecting to Depot from any system or cluster, or have any other questions or concerns, please let us know at

Original message:

Throughout the evening of Monday, June 29, 2015, the Carter cluster is experiencing intermittent failures accessing to the Data Depot filesystem.

Symptoms may include failure to open files in /depot, or "Stale filehandle" error messages.

ITaP engineers are working on the issue.

Originally posted: June 29, 2015  10:21pm