Gianfranco, I think you are confusing two issues.
a) any problem with the RAL RB is unrelated to yesterday's downtime.
That is consistent with you seeing problems last week.
b) the significance of access to RAL data was my justification for
announcing the downtime, nothing to do with the RB.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Testbed Support for GridPP member institutes
> [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of gianfranco sciacca
> Sent: 23 August 2005 18:15
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> Subject: Re: [LCG-ROLLOUT] RAL-LCG2 downtime Monday/Tuesday
> 22/23 August (fwd)
> Hi John,
> the original jobs that failed to be scheduled were submitted
> to RAL RB but would not use any RAL data (or any data at
> all). They were also forced to the UCL-HEP CE for execution.
> By the way, this problem showed up for me already on Friday
> (maybe even Thursday, I am not sure). As I said, using test
> zone RB, I had no problems.