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GGUS:Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) FAQ

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FAQ FOR Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) SUPPORT UNIT

Responsible Unit
Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS)
GGUS (Operations Helpdesk by TPM)

What is the purpose of the Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) Support?

CVMFS is a distributed file system used on grid and cloud sites, also local clusters for software distribution for numerous VOs (including LHC and EGI supported VOs). This support unit deals with operational matters of EGI CVMFS service run by STFC RAL. EGI PROC20 and PROC22 procedures are of specific interest as the related tickets have to be assigned to this SU.

For which components does Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) provide support?

Stratum-0 and Uploader services dealing with * repositories.

Which quality of service (QoS) will you provide?

Medium level (FAQ_GGUS-QoS-Levels)

Who will assign tickets to Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) Support?

TPM or others, also direct issue reporting by individual users is anticipated

Are tickets typically solved in Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) Support or reassigned elsewhere?

Issues concerning the EGI CVMFS service and infrastructure will be handled by this SU. Issues concerning the CVMFS software will be re-assigned to the CVMFS SU.

Who is responsible for Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) Support?


What documentation is available on Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) Support?

What is the usual "Type of Issue" for the tickets of Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS)?

File access


No comments.

What if I have questions which are not dealt with by this FAQ?

Open a GGUS ticket indicating that it should be directed at the Software and Data Distribution (CVMFS) team.