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RHEL 3 Downtime

The UMIACS technical staff will be taking down time on machines running Red Hat Enterprise Linux Version 3 operating system, On Wednesday, Nov. 21, from 8:00pm until 11:59pm. The purpose of this downtime is to perform a critical update to the infrastructure supporting that operating system.

If you are unsure if your node is affected, you can run the command:

        cat /etc/redhat-release

The output will indicate the machine's version of RedHat Linux.

If this presents a major problem, or you are still unsure whether or not you will be affected please send email to

User Audit

We have finished our User Audit if your account has been locked please send mail to

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Technical Reference

Welcome to UMIACS Wiki. This is main place to find documentation and information about your account and technical services that UMIACS offers. If this is your first time please start here Getting Started.

We provide many Core Services which include EMail, Backups and VPN.

We have lots of specific Lab Facilities that you may be interested in.

Please check here if you are interested in Ordering Equipment.

Additional Support

If you need additional assistance, please contact the UMIACS Technical Staff.

The Technical Staff can be reached by sending email to

If you have a problem with your email or a problem that would be better addressed by speaking to directly to a staffer, you can call or visit our Help Desk, Monday - Friday between the hours of 9:00am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm. The Help Desk is located in Room 3142 of the A.V. Williams Building, and can be reached by phone at 301-405-1775.