On 26 May 2009, at 12:18, Douglas McNab wrote:
> What is the plan/requirment on sites to provide alternative
> resources? Glasgow's WMS do not support all VO's is there a
> requirement to allow more VO's, if so which ones?
So the vos that are only supported by lcgwms03 (our non-LHC wms) are
(I'm not sure all those vos still exist though) Users in these vos,
would likely be unable to submit jobs to the grid while our WMSes were
> Glasgow also has a top level BDII. Other sites can reconfigure to
> use it but as RAL has a load balanced system and we do not I would
> suggest that we spread the load across other tier2 sites in order to
> avoid crashing ours.
There is a lcg-bdii.gridpp.ac.uk DNS entry set up but its currently
only pointing at the RAL one (lcgbdii.gridpp.RL.ac.uk), If sites were
using it then it could be used to make the downtime more transparent