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Title: CAL Network - Trac

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... will be based on the Debian Ubuntu Linux distribution Special consideration was taken in selecting these distributions the most important aspects being stability ease of administration and security In general the functionality of the new Linux network will be transparent to the existing computing environment However the new Linux workstations should see noticeable gains in speed due to faster CPUs and the updated Gigabit network infrastructure including a more robust software and hardware platform that will allow a wide range of peripherals such as DVD CD burners scanners external drives etc The requested Astronomical software packages will all be available as well as some of the standard graphical and writing productivity applications The majority of the software from the Sun systems will be available on the linux network Getting Started User Accounts Email Mailing lists Disk Space Remote Access shell servers Linux and Unix Manual Policies Software Astronomical Tools Software Standard Productivity Software Languages and Computing User Support Getting Help Backing Up Data CAL Printers Nevis Resources For Macs PCs and non CW Linux systems Beehive Lab Macs Lab Laptops Xgrid Index Columbia Astronomy Talks Outreach Visitors Columbia papers AstroWall Rutherfurd Observatory Manual Faculty Teaching Colloquia Graduate Students Wisdom Wiki...

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