Ubuntu Linux installed in the public student labs can be found below. Additionally there are login servers available for remote access that are running 24/7. IT Services of ETH Zurich) is used to store your home directory. A directory
infk/Linux is automatically created in the top of your NAS home directory. This directory is accessible as
(login is your ETH user name) and used as your home directory on Linux installations in the student labs at the D-INFK.
/dfs/login (login is your ETH user name).
- Upper and lower case characters are the same (
Text.TXTis the same file as
- The following characters are mapped to special unicode characters and may not display correctly when the files are accessed under Windows:
< > ? * / \ " `
- Hardlinks are not supported
/local on each Linux installation. If you put data there please remove it when you do not need it anymore. Data you put there may be lost at any point of time when we reinstall the workstation.
2500 software packages are installed providing hundreds of desktop and command line applications and tools. Please browse the applications menu of your desktop or use
dpkg -l on the command line to list all packages.