Known problems

Ports / services not working in guest network

If you register your private laptop for use in the GSI network, you only get into the guest network, several services are not working there:
  • printing
  • git:// protocol
If you encounter further problems add them here or contact Peter Malzacher for help.

Other bugs

  • TBrowser: in ROOT v5-34-08, drawing of histograms from the TBrowser (by double clicking) does not always work, use instead right click->DrawClone()
  • printer: sometimes pdf will not be printed, when they have unknown fonts. In that case, convert pdf to ps first (using pdftops), print then.

alien at GSI:

  • when you have a different username at CERN than at GSI, the command alien-token-init your_cern_username will not work, you have to run before (e.g. by adding into yout .bashrc):
    export ALIEN_USER=your_cern_username
  • to use alien_cp you need to source alien environment variables first with:
Topic revision: r4 - 13 Mar 2015, JanWagner
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