linux migration

On January 3rd, 2017 the Penn State Personal Web Space Service ( and the Penn State Scripts Testing Service ( will begin a transition from AIX (Apache 1.3) to Linux (Apache 2.2). Linux nodes will be added to the set of servers for and The transition will end on January 5th, 2017 with both services being served fully by Linux HTTP servers.

If you host CGI programs on either or, you may need to modify them to work under Linux. Test Linux servers are currently available.

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If you have any questions, contact the IT Service Desk ( The service offering is “Personal Web Hosting (WWW and Protected)”.

These changes are being tracked via the Service Now change requests:
CHG0039568 ( and CHG0039569 (

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