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-**Welcome to the Computer Science ​Support Wiki!**+==== Computer Science ​Computing Information ====
  
-This Wiki has information on the computing services ​and policies ​provided by the UVA Computer Science Department ​(not UVA's ITS). There are also answers to some of the most common ​support requests we receive. If you do not find your answer here, please send mail to <​cshelpdesk@virginia.edu>​+This website ​has information on the computing services provided by the UVA Computer Science Department. There are also answers to the most common ​issues ​you may experience
  
-//​This ​Wiki has two parts, "Main Page" and "Staff Wiki"The Main Page is for your information. Only CS Admin Staff have access ​to the "​Staff ​Wiki"​. ​ Your CS computing account is for access to servers and other computing resources, you do NOT log in to this Wiki.//+//**This website ​has two parts. ​Computer Science Computing Information provides ​information ​about the resources available ​to you in the CS Dept. The "Restricted ​Staff Information" ​section is for system staff only. Your CS computing account is for access to servers and other computing resources, you do //NOT// log in to this website**//
  
-When you start at UVA, you get a userid (something like "//​abc1de//"​),​ which you use to access general UVA sites like Collab or Netbadge systems. When you get a CS Dept. account, you will have an identical userid ("//​abc1de//"​),​ //but a different password than the one you use for general UVA systems//. When the CS account is created for you, you will receive ​an email with a temporary password that needs to be changed upon first login. See //New Account Information//​ below.+When you start at UVA, you get a userid (something like "//​abc1de//"​),​ which you use to access general UVA sites like Collab or Netbadge systems. When you get a CS Dept. account, you will have an identical userid ("//​abc1de//"​),​ //but a different password than the one you use for general UVA systems//​. ​**When the CS account is created for you, you are sent an email with a temporary password that needs to be changed upon first login.** See //New Account Information//​ below.
  
-**Do you need to reset your CS account password?:​** Use the [[https://​www.cs.virginia.edu/​PasswordReset|Password Reset Tool]]+==== New Account Information ====
  
-====== News and Updates ======+Welcome! ​ Your account for the Computer Science network has been created, ​and you have been emailed the account information.  ​
  
-**CS Firewall** We are blocking SSH connection attempts from outside of the UVA network, with one exceptionYou are not able to SSH directly into CS hosts from outside of UVA, except for connections to ''​%%portal.cs.virginia.edu%%''​from which you can ssh to other CS servers. See [[linux_ssh_access|here]] ​for more information.+This account is for logging into servers and desktops within ​the CS DeptIt is NOT for CS websites or general ​UVA systems like Collab or other general UVA systemsEven though your user id is the same as your NetBadge user id used for UVA systems//​your ​CS account password is only for CS Dept. systems//.
  
-**New SLURM job scheduler queue for GPUs: ** A new queue for systems housing GPUs has been createdFor listing of [[compute_resources#​slurm_queues|see here]] For instructions on using queues in Slurm [[compute_slurm#​partitions|see here]].+You have been issued a temporary password, so the first time you log in you will be asked to set a new password. The easiest way to change your temporary password is to open a “terminal” window on your laptop or desktop, and use //ssh// to //​portal.cs.virginia.edu//, ​for example “''//​ssh abc1de@portal.cs.virginia.edu//''​”. You will then be asked for new password, which you should set to a password you typically useYou will then use this password to login to all CS network systems. See [[linux_ssh_access|Linux SSH Access]] for more information.
  
----- +Note: if you want to use the NX/​Nomachine cluster to get a graphical desktop (see: [[nx_lab|NX Linux Remote Desktop Cluster]]) you should FIRST login to portal to change your temporary password. NX will not let you login with that temporary password.
-====== New Account Information ======+
  
-Welcome! ​ Your account for the Computer Science network has been createdand you have been emailed the account information +If you set your CS password, then forget it, you can reset it below.
  
-This account ​is for accessing computing resources within ​the CS Dept. It is NOT for general UVA systems like Collab or other general UVA systems. Even though your user id is the same as your NetBadge user id used for UVA systems, ​//your CS account password is only for CS Deptsystems//.+==== Popular Information ==== 
 +**Reset your Computer Science Department ​account ​password:** Use the [[https://www.cs.virginia.edu/PasswordReset|Password Reset Tool]]
  
-You have been issued a temporary password, so the first time you log in you will be asked to set a new password. The easiest way to change your temporary password ​is to open a “terminal” window ​on your laptop or desktop, and use “ssh” ​to “portal.cs.virginia.edu”, ​for example “//ssh abc1de@portal.cs.virginia.edu//​”. You will then be asked for a new password, which you should set to a password you typically use. You will then use this password to login to all CS network systems+**Most common Linux software ​is already available ​on our systems! There is no need to install it.** See [[Linux_Environment_Modules|Software Modules]] ​for more information.
  
-If you set your CS password, then forget it, you can reset it below.+==== News and Updates ====
  
-====== Popular Information ====== +**CS Firewall** We are blocking SSH connection attempts from outside of the UVA network, with one exception. You are not able to SSH directly into CS hosts from outside of UVA, except for connections to ''​%%portal.cs.virginia.edu%%'',​ from which you can ssh to other CS servers. See [[linux_ssh_access|here]] for more information. 
-**Do you need to reset your Computer Science Department account password?:** Use the [[https://​www.cs.virginia.edu/​PasswordReset|Password Reset Tool]] +**New SLURM job scheduler queue for GPUs: ** A new queue for systems housing GPUs has been created. For a listing of [[compute_resources#​slurm_queues|see here]].  For instructions on using queues in Slurm [[compute_slurm#​partitions|see here]].
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-**Most common Linux software is already available on our systems! There is no need to install it.** Please see [[Linux_Environment_Modules|Environment Modules]] and [[linux_modules:​start|Available Modules]]+
  
-====== General Information ​======+==== General Information ====
  
-  * **{{ ::​acceptableusepolicy.pdf | UVA CS Acceptable Computer Use Policy }}** +  * [[https://​www.cs.virginia.edu/​PasswordReset|Password Reset Tool]] - Reset your CS account password (this is NOT your UVa NetBadge password!) 
-  * {{ ::​cs_orientation_2019.pdf | CS Systems Orientation ​2019 slides }}+  ​[[storage_home_directories|Home Directory Access (SAMBA/​direct)]] 
 +  ​* {{ ::​acceptableusepolicy.pdf | UVA CS Acceptable Computer Use Policy }} 
 +  * {{ ::​cs_orientation_2019.pdf | CS Systems Orientation slides }}
   * [[Email|Email/​Mailing Lists]]   * [[Email|Email/​Mailing Lists]]
-  ​* [[storage_home_directories|Home Directories]] +  * [[http://​its.virginia.edu/​vpn|UVA ​Virtual Private Network (VPN Anywhere)]] 
-    * [[storage_home_directories#​samba|Samba]] +  * [[scanner_copier|Scanner/​Copier ​use]] Instructions on scanning to your home directory
-  ​* [[http://​its.virginia.edu/​vpn|UVA Anywhere/VPN]] +
-  * [[scanner_copier|Scanner/​Copier]] Instructions on scanning to your home directory+
   * [[nx_lab|NX/​Nomachine Remote Desktop facility]]   * [[nx_lab|NX/​Nomachine Remote Desktop facility]]
-  * [[https://​www.cs.virginia.edu/​PasswordReset|Password Reset Tool]] - Reset your CS account password (this is NOT your UVa NetBadge password!) 
  
-===== Quick Links ===== 
  
-  ​* **CS** Help Desk: <​cshelpdesk@virginia.edu>​ +==== Quick Links ==== 
-  * **CS** Office ​Staff: <​cs-office@virginia.edu>​ + 
-  * **ITS** Help Desk: [[http://​its.virginia.edu/​helpdesk/​|Web]] <​4help@virginia.edu>​+  ​* **CS** ​Computing Support ​Help Desk: <​cshelpdesk@virginia.edu>​ 
 +  * **CS** ​Front Office ​Help Desk: <​cs-office@virginia.edu>​ 
 +  * **ITS** ​Main UVA Help Desk: [[http://​its.virginia.edu/​helpdesk/​|Web]] <​4help@virginia.edu>​
   * **SEAS-Techs** Audio/​Visual Support: <​seas-techs@virginia.edu>​   * **SEAS-Techs** Audio/​Visual Support: <​seas-techs@virginia.edu>​
   * [[https://​engineering.virginia.edu/​departments/​computer-science|CS Home Page]]   * [[https://​engineering.virginia.edu/​departments/​computer-science|CS Home Page]]
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     * [[https://​engineering.virginia.edu/​node/​15726/​|Systems Staff]]     * [[https://​engineering.virginia.edu/​node/​15726/​|Systems Staff]]
  
-===== Accounts ​=====+==== Accounts ====
 When you receive a Computer Science user account you get an account that allows you to login to Windows or Linux systems in the CS Dept. This is a unique account, and should not be confused with the accounts you use to login to Collab or SIS or other UVA systems. ​ When you receive a Computer Science user account you get an account that allows you to login to Windows or Linux systems in the CS Dept. This is a unique account, and should not be confused with the accounts you use to login to Collab or SIS or other UVA systems. ​
  
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   * [[Accounts_Password|How do I change my CS password?]]   * [[Accounts_Password|How do I change my CS password?]]
  
-===== Operating Systems ​=====+==== Using the CS Dept computing environment ​===
 +=== Computing Resources ​===
  
-===Windows ​====+  * [[compute_portal|"​Portal"​ Interactive Login Cluster]] 
 +  * [[compute_resources|Available Computing Resources]] 
 +  * [[compute_slurm|Use the Job Scheduler (SLURM)]] 
 +    * [[compute_slurm_reservations|SLURM Reservations]] 
 + 
 +=== Using Windows ​computers ​===
  
-  * [[Windows_Domain|Windows Domain ​CSDOM]] +  * [[Windows_Domain|Windows Domain]]
-  * [[Windows_Admin|Can I be Administrator?​]]+
   * [[storage_home_directories#​samba_path_for_zfs_home_directories|Map a Network Drive in Windows]]   * [[storage_home_directories#​samba_path_for_zfs_home_directories|Map a Network Drive in Windows]]
   * [[windows_server|General Purpose Windows Server]]   * [[windows_server|General Purpose Windows Server]]
   * [[windows_ssh|Windows SSH Client]]   * [[windows_ssh|Windows SSH Client]]
 +  * [[Windows_Admin|Can I be Administrator on my desktop?]]
  
-===Linux ====+=== Using Linux computers ​===
  
 +  * [[Linux_Ssh_Access|Using ssh to login to department servers]]
 +  * [[Linux_Software_Install|Installing Software on Linux]]
 +  * [[Linux_Environment_Modules|Software Modules]] - Available Linux Software
   * [[Linux_OS|Linux Distribution Support]]   * [[Linux_OS|Linux Distribution Support]]
   * [[Linux_Root|Can I have root on my desktop?]]   * [[Linux_Root|Can I have root on my desktop?]]
-  * [[Linux_Software_Install|Installing Software on Linux]] 
-  * [[Linux_Environment_Modules|Environment Modules]] - Linux Software 
-  * [[Linux_Ssh_Access|Linux SSH Access]] 
  
-==== Department ​Resources ​====+=== General ​Resources ===
  
   * [[network_printing|Network Printing]]   * [[network_printing|Network Printing]]
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   * [[windows_server|Windows Server]]   * [[windows_server|Windows Server]]
   * [[FTP server|FTP server]]   * [[FTP server|FTP server]]
-  * [[nx_lab|NX Remote Desktop]]+  * [[nx_lab|NX ​Linux Remote Desktop ​Cluster]]
   * [[Poster Printing]]   * [[Poster Printing]]
-  * [[laptop_loaner|Laptop ​Loan Program]]+  * [[laptop_loaner|Laptop ​Loaner ​Program]]
  
-===== Computing Resources ===== +=== Storage ===
- +
-  * [[compute_portal|"​Portal"​ Interactive Login Cluster]] +
-  * [[compute_resources|Available Computing Resources]] +
-  * [[compute_slurm|Use a Job Scheduler (SLURM)]] +
-    * [[compute_slurm_reservations|SLURM Reservations]] +
- +
-===== Storage ​=====+
  
 +  * [[storage_home_directories|Home Directories]]
 +  * [[project_directories|Project Directories]]
   * [[storage_backups|Backups]]   * [[storage_backups|Backups]]
-  * [[storage_bigtemp|/​bigtemp Temporary ​Data Space]]+  * [[storage_bigtemp|/​bigtemp Temporary ​Disk storage]]
   * [[storage_localtmp|/​localtmp Local Disk Storage]]   * [[storage_localtmp|/​localtmp Local Disk Storage]]
-  * [[storage_home_directories|Home Directories]] +
-  * [[project_directories|Project Directories]]+
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