Middlebury

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* "username" is your Middlebury username. If your username on the computer you're logging in from is also your Midd username (e.g. if you're using a college owned computer), then you can just use the command ("ssh ada").
 
* "username" is your Middlebury username. If your username on the computer you're logging in from is also your Midd username (e.g. if you're using a college owned computer), then you can just use the command ("ssh ada").
 
* You will be prompted for your Middlebury password--after you enter your password, you will now have a linux command prompt for the head node "ada".
 
* You will be prompted for your Middlebury password--after you enter your password, you will now have a linux command prompt for the head node "ada".
* You are now in your home directory on ada. From here you can access the filesystem in your home directory, using standard linux commands. For example, we can make a directory:
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* You are now in your home directory on ada. From here you can access the filesystem in your home directory, using [https://en.wikiversity.org/wiki/Linux/Basic_commands standard linux commands]. For example, we can make a directory:
 
  mkdir test_job
 
  mkdir test_job
 
* While it's not necessary, for convenience you can consider setting up [https://kb.iu.edu/d/aews public key authentication] from your laptop or desktop; this will allow you to login securely without entering your password.
 
* While it's not necessary, for convenience you can consider setting up [https://kb.iu.edu/d/aews public key authentication] from your laptop or desktop; this will allow you to login securely without entering your password.

Revision as of 18:57, 4 June 2019

Logging in

ssh username@ada
  • "username" is your Middlebury username. If your username on the computer you're logging in from is also your Midd username (e.g. if you're using a college owned computer), then you can just use the command ("ssh ada").
  • You will be prompted for your Middlebury password--after you enter your password, you will now have a linux command prompt for the head node "ada".
  • You are now in your home directory on ada. From here you can access the filesystem in your home directory, using standard linux commands. For example, we can make a directory:
mkdir test_job
  • While it's not necessary, for convenience you can consider setting up public key authentication from your laptop or desktop; this will allow you to login securely without entering your password.
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