The Mailing list server is currently in a state of supressed security patching to limit impact to production services during
Now that Change Freeze is over we are bringing our production services back into line with the standard security patch schedules.
This should result in a small number of package updates. They do however need a reboot to install a new kernel which was
released during the change freeze.
As the Mailing List server is a single host there will be service interruption during the reboot.
The reboot should take about 5-10 minutes
Apply back-dated security patches to Mailing List server
Servers / Hardware
The Sympa mailing list web portal will be unavailable. Mail sent to Sympa mailing lists will be deferred.
Request, Authorise and Publish
Requested by Mark Cairney on 08-Oct-2019
Authorised by Unix Systems
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page):
Standard patching and update process
Notes for future reference