2. Accessing your Users' web space via Linux
- From the favourites menu, click on the
screenicon to begin a Terminal session.
- At the
ssh [username]@linux.ox.ac.uk(i.e. if your username is
ssh firstname.lastname@example.org) and press
- You will now be asked for your Oxford Account password, type this in and
<Enter>. N.B. you will not see any text on the screen as you type your password.
- If you have never done this before, you will see the following
You can verify that this is correct by visiting the Linux security page where the key fingerprints are displayed. Type
The authenticity of host 'linux.ox.ac.uk (188.8.131.52)' can't be established. RSA key fingerprint is 12:05:75:ee:73:a7:6d:3d:27:f3:fd:32:c7:5d:9b:09. Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)?
- Once your password is accepted, you will be greeted by the Linux service
- You now need to send a command to the server telling it to make a shortcut
to your user web space. At the
- The system will respond by adding a new line with your
- You have now successfully added a shortcut to your Linux account going to
your user web space. If you now type
lsyou will see a new folder called
Logoffand close down the Terminal.
- On returning to Fugu you need to refresh the Linux account panel by
Reloadbutton, after which you will see that a new shortcut to
public_htmlhas been added to your folder.If you click on this link, Fugu will show you your web space account folder.You can now drag and drop files to and from your users web space using the Fugu program.
- To close the connection to
linux.ox.ac.uk, click on the
Disconnectbutton near the top of the screen.
- You can now close the program in the normal way.