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All files DELETED from Hopper II $SCRATCH on Tuesday

December 9, 2010 by Katie Antypas

We will need to reformat the Hopper II $SCRATCH file system on Tuesday December 14th.  This means all your files in $SCRATCH will be deleted.  Please make sure to back them up in HPSS or move them to our global scratch directory, $GSCRATCH.


Please continue to report all problems to the consultants at




Katie Antypas

NERSC User Services Group


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  • The file system reformatting work did not get finished before the holidays. User data was retained in $SCRATCH. The reformatting work will start again in January. We will keep users posted of the schedule. Please make sure to back up data regularly!

    Posted by Katie Antypas, 29/12/2010 12:49pm (5 years ago)

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