Find out how to connect to UBUnix with your computer.
A command-line interface logs you into UBUnix and provides a
prompt at which you can enter text-based commands. There are no
graphics or windows.
You must be using a secure connection. Use SSHFS to
Your distribution may have different commands or different names. This command should work on a typical Ubuntu-based distribution.
sudo apt-get install sshfs
Create a folder, such as ubfs, into which to mount your UBfs files with the correct permissions:
sudo mkdir /ubfs
sudo chmod a+rwx /ubfs
To access files in your UBfs space, mount UBfs to your folder /ubfs:
sshfs email@example.com:/ubfs/myfiles/1st_UBIT_letter/2nd_UBIT_letter/UBITname/ /ubfs/
where ubitname is your UBITName and 1st_UBIT_letter and 2nd_UBIT_letter are the first and second letters of your UBITName.
You must first establish a connection to the Internet.
Remote windowing software allows you to issue commands from an
xterm window command prompt; the software launches in a graphical
mode in a separate window. Connect with any of the following:
Securely upload or download files with sftp.