Please note that EXCHANGE mail server will be unavailable on Thursday, February 23 (tonight), from 10:00 pm to 10:30 pm, due to an upgrade. Incoming messages will be queued and delivered once the system is back up.
Please note that ICS Self Service, HEAT and the McGill University Central Software Distribution Site (ELMS e-academy) will be unavailable on Sunday, March 20, 2005 from 09h00 to 14h00, due to a system upgrade.
If you have an email account on the PO-BOX server, you can still migrate your email to the Exchange server now. See "Details."
Please note that the Anti-Spam Quarantine website (http://yourspam.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable on Wednesday, June 20, 2007, from 06h00 to 06h30, due to maintenance. Email delivery and quarantining are not affected and will continue to function.
Slow or unresponsive database connections when using Crystal Reports 11 corrected in system-wide fix
Time-outs and slow responses when accessing 10g databases with Crystal Reports have been eliminated. There is no need to maintain ODBC connections as a data source. Furthermore, it is now recommended that only native Oracle connections be used for Crystal Reports, i.e., New Reports > Standard Report Creation Wizard, then expand Create New Connection and select "Oracle Server."
We are currently experiencing a problem with WebCT Vista. We will update you when information is available.
The Exchange server, which was unavailable for approximately 15 minutes this morning, has now been restored.
For any member of the McGill community who uses McGill IT resources.
There are network connectivity problems in Solin Hall and the MUHC due to a minor landslide outside the McIntyre Medical Building, resulting in a fibre cable break. Connectivity should be restored later this afternoon. We will update you as more details become available.
Please note that waitlist emails will not be sent during the holiday period, from December 23, 2006, to January 2, 2007 (inclusive).