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Connecting to Linstat from a Mac

Macs have all the software needed to connect to Linux servers installed by default, so connecting is very easy:

Macs have all the software needed to connect to Linux servers installed by default, so connecting is very easy:

  1. Start the  Terminal  program (found in  Applications  ,  Utilities  )
  2. Type  ssh -Y  username@linstat.ssc.wisc.edu 

username should be replaced by your SSCC username. If your username on your Mac is the same as your SSCC username, you can leave it out ( ssh -Y linstat.ssc.wisc.edu). If you are plugged into the wired network in the Sewell Social Sciences Building you can leave out the domain ( ssh -Y linstat).

If you need to connect to a particular Linstat machine, for example to monitor a long-running job, replace linstat with the name of the machine you need to connect to (linstat1, linstat2, linstat3, or linstat4).




Keywords:mac linux linstat   Doc ID:102667
Owner:Dan B.Group:Social Science Computing Cooperative
Created:2020-05-31 10:21 CDTUpdated:2020-06-16 17:05 CDT
Sites:Social Science Computing Cooperative
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