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GitHub Upgrade – 3.1.0/3.1.1

The 3.1.0 upgrade is a Feature release, with improvements to the Dependabot alerts, Pull Request Auto Merge, and more! UPDATE: The 3.1.1 patch has released, so we will be upgrading to 3.1.1 instead of 3.1.0. The 3.1.1 upgrade is a bugfix patch. See the bugfixes section for more details on what this patch fixes. The update will be applied Monday June 14th , 2021 at 5:00PM.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.0.6/3.0.7

The 3.0.6 patch includes an array of bug fixes, and the 3.0.7 patch includes a High level security fix. The update will be applied Friday May 14th , 2021 at 5:00PM. This is an off-schedule upgrade due to the High severity security fix.

GitHub TLS Certificate Renewal

The TLS certificate for the NC State GitHub service expires on May 16th. There will be a brief outage while we add the new certificate to the GitHub appliance. We are planning to apply the new certificate at 5:30PM on May 10th.

GitHub Upgrade – 3.0.4

We are finally making the jump to GitHub 3.0! This upgrade will include all features and changes from 3.0.0 through 3.0.4. The update will be applied Tuesday April 13th , 2021 at 5:00PM.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.22.9

The 2.22.9 patch is a high level security patch, which also fixes a handful of bugs. The update will be applied Thursday March 24th , 2021 at 5:00PM.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.22.7

The 2.22.7 patch is a high level security patch, which also fixes a handful of bugs. Due to the high severity security fixes, this patch will be applied off the usual schedule. The update will be applied Thursday March 4th , 2021 at 5:00PM.

Account Archive/Removal for Separated Users

On Tuesday, March 9th, beginning at 11:00 AM, we will be starting the archive and removal process for GitHub accounts for separated users. We anticipate running the removal process on March 15th.

Disabling TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1

Support for TLS versions 1.0 and 1.1 will be removed for the NC State GitHub service on January 27th at 11:00 AM.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.22.0/2.22.1

The 2.22.0 update is a feature update, bringing new functionality and changes. The 2.22.1 update is a bugfix patch addressing several issues from the 2.22.0 release. Note that while Actions, Packages, and Code Scanning are available as Beta Features, we have not opted into the beta for the NC State GitHub Service, and these features will not be available this patch. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on Oct 19th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.21.7

The 2.21.7 update is a small update, fixing a few minor issues. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on Sept 14th.