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Connecting to LINCOMM (Mac)

Connecting a Mac to a LINCOMM server.

Please note: If you are computer is not part of the  WIRED Taylor Hall network, you will need to setup [Link for document 81248 is unavailable at this time.] BEFORE doing the steps below.
  1. Open up the Utilities folder by going to Go->Utilities in the Finder.

    Finder Go Utilities

  2. Open Terminal

    Terminal

  3. Type in ssh -X <netid>@lincomm.aae.wisc.edu (ex: jdoe@lincomm.aae.wisc.edu or jdoe@lincomm<#>.aae.wisc.edu if reconnecting to an existing session)

    Connecting


  4. When asked to verify the SSH fingerprint, type y and hit <enter>

    Fingerprint
  5. Type in your NetID Password.

    Passwords

You may receive a notice that ".Xauthority does not exist".   That is a normal message the first time you login to each LINCOMM server.




Keywords:linux;mac;ssh;lincomm   Doc ID:88664
Owner:Eric D.Group:Agricultural & Applied Economics
Created:2018-12-22 20:24 CDTUpdated:2021-06-19 20:30 CDT
Sites:Agricultural & Applied Economics
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