Computer Science - Linux Accts
- Username is same as Vassar email account
- CS and CIS/Google passwords are not the same
- The CS Network is not a part of the IAM Vassar Network !
- Change passwords with passwd command
- Use numbers, special characters and mIXeD CasE
- Requirement of 16 chracters
- CaSe mAtTeRs!
- Spaces matter - DO NOT use spaces!
Remember to log out when you are done with the system, (after class, lab, etc.)
If you need to just step away from the machine for a few minutes, the screen can be locked .
(on Desktop) Menu ⇒ System Tools ⇒ MATE Terminal
type passwd (then press ENTER)
- 309 - 27 Linux Clients
- Apsrey Lab - 24 Linux Clients
- The CS network is usable outside of Sanders Physics.
- www.cs.vassar.edu ⇒ resources
- SSH ⇒ (CLI)
- X2go ⇒ (GUI)
A little about security
CIS Technology Policies:
- Responsible Use: https://computing.vassar.edu/policies/responsible-use.html
- access only files and data that you own (or have been given authorized access)
- be considerate of shared resources (disk space, printer paper, CPU time)
- Asprey lab Printer Policy : CompSci Homework / Research Only
- use/access another person’s files, data, user ID (without expressed permission)
- file share and P2P
- bypass system or network security
- make or use illegal copies of copyrighted software
- Changing the desktop
- Added to launch bar
- Default file permissions