[AusNOG] Primus outage [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

Campbell, Alex Alex.Campbell at ogilvy.com.au
Sat Apr 18 13:57:36 EST 2009

Yes, I finally got through and they have decided to blame Citypower again.

Judging by the cryptic message I got this morning about two minutes before we lost power, it seems they have given up on UPSs and generators:

"Main power has been lost please power off gears"

-----Original Message-----
From: ausnog-bounces at lists.ausnog.net on behalf of Kayne Naughton
Sent: Sat 18/04/2009 13:36
To: ausnog at ausnog.net
Subject: Re: [AusNOG] Primus outage [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]
A power substation apparently. Doesn't explain why the generators didn't
do their thing though.


From: ausnog-bounces at lists.ausnog.net
[mailto:ausnog-bounces at lists.ausnog.net] On Behalf Of Campbell, Alex
Sent: Saturday, 18 April 2009 1:19 PM
To: ausnog at ausnog.net
Subject: [AusNOG] Primus outage

Hi all,

Does anyone have any info on what caused the 3 hour outage at Primus Mel
DC this morning? (apart from the obvious causes - stupidity and

As with their last outage their NOC isn't answering the phone.

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