Log in using your ETH user name
and the ETH password for email
. You can only login to the machines of your research group.
The home directory is on the personal data storage
Data in your home directory is backed up on the storage server directly.
The printers near to you are already configured for direct printing
as well as card-eth
for pull printing
Software can be installed and removed through the package manager of the GNOME (for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
) or Unity (for Ubuntu
) desktop by any user logged in. Centrally deployed new software
is installed every night or on system start up.
is only needed when installing software from source code or packages not in one of the active software channels or repositories.
The operating system and software is updated on system start-up.