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[farmshare-discuss] any corn upgrades coming before Fall quarter 2016?

Nick Henderson nwh at stanford.edu
Wed Sep 14 14:01:51 PDT 2016


Hello, I just wanted to check in on the status of the move to Ubuntu
16.04.  Will this happen before the start of the quarter?

Cheers,
Nick

On Mon, Aug 1, 2016 at 3:13 PM Adam Seishas <aseishas at stanford.edu> wrote:

> An update to Ubuntu 16.04 is planned, and should be complete before the
> beginning of the new academic year.
>
> A brand new FarmShare environment is also planned for sometime after this
> update, including new hardware, some new storage, and a move to local home
> directories (AFS directories will remain accessible). No hard date for this
> change yet, but we’ll announce details here when we have more information.
> The new environment will run for some time in parallel with the old until
> it is stable, and to allow users an orderly transition, but the hope is to
> eventually migrate hardware from the old environment to the new over time.
>
> The python-pandas package appears to be installed but is, of course, the
> version provided by Ubuntu 14.04. We can update the package once we’ve
> moved to 16.04, but I think using ‘pip install --user’ is unfortunately the
> best solution if you need a recent version right now. If you’re still
> having trouble with the installation, please let us know!
>
>> *Adam Seishas*
> Research Computing Specialist
> *Stanford* | University IT
> aseishas at stanford.edu · 650.725.7490 <6507257490>
>
>
>
> On Aug 1, 2016, at 12:42 PM, Nick Henderson <nwh at stanford.edu> wrote:
>
> Hello!  I am the instructor for CME 211.  Our students use Farmshare for
> various assignments.  I am emailing to ask if there are any planned
> upgrades to the software on the corn system that will happen before the
> quarter.
>
> For example, would you be upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04?
>
> Also, would it be possible to install the Pandas (
> http://pandas.pydata.org/) module?  (I am attemping a pip3 install --user
> pandas right now.  However, it is taking quite a while to build.)
>
> Thanks,
> Nick Henderson
>
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