Servers

Computers & Their Functions

login.cse.unsw.edu.au is the recommended host to connect to. It currently points to wagner and weill, but will be updated with any new servers that are added, or if one server is down for a while.

Login ServersArchitecture / OS
wagner.cse.unsw.edu.au Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 8Gb RAM / Debian Linux
weill.cse.unsw.edu.au Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 8Gb RAM / Debian Linux

 

Simulation ServersArchitecture / OS
williams.cse.unsw.edu.au Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 16Gb RAM / Debian Linux

The server williams can be used for simulations and long running or resource-intensive programs.

Home Directories

Home directories are stored on a number of different linux servers which are mounted over NFS when you log in to a CSE linux machine or via samba if you are using a self administered computer.

Type of accountComputer Name
UNIX accounts (most)
kamen
elfman
adams
ravel

X Servers

Computer NameArchitecture / OS
wagner Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 8Gb RAM / Debian Linux
weill Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 8Gb RAM / Debian Linux
williams Quad Xeon-3.0GHz, 16Gb RAM / Debian Linux

X Servers are used by programs such as XMing (from Windows boxen) and Xvnc (on unix, linux, etc). They allow remote access to X-based programs (graphical UI) such as tkrestore and tkbook.

Other Servers

Name Servers
When you areIP Addresses
using self admin computers 129.94.172.11 129.94.172.12
POP Server pop3.cse.unsw.edu.au
Mail Servers smtp.cse.unsw.edu.au
mail.cse.unsw.edu.au
FTP Server ftp.cse.unsw.edu.au
WWW Server www.cse.unsw.edu.au
WWW Proxy www-proxy.cse.unsw.edu.au (port 3128)
CGI Servers cgi.cse.unsw.edu.au
Print Servers score.cse.unsw.edu.au
stave.cse.unsw.edu.au
Samba Servers samba.cse.unsw.edu.au

 NB. - You should set your browser to the automatic proxy setting http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/proxy.pac

Printers

Student Lab Printers

Printer NamePrinter LocationAccessible to
shooter EE Level 4 Sanhu Lab (G17-416) Sanhu Lab Students
itch EE Ground Floor  Guan Lab (G12B) Guan Lab Students
lump ME Undercroft, G09, near Leaf Lab ME Undercroft Students
kaboo ME Undercroft, G09, near Leaf Lab ME Undercroft Students
luck Bugle lab, Mechanical Engineering Eatery, J17-G14 Bugle lab Students
ants Pipe lab, Mechanical Engineering Eatery, J17-G15 Pipe lab Students
light Old Main Building, LGQ14 OMB "dungeon" Students
ouch Old Main Building, LGQ14 OMB "dungeon" Students
roof K17, G14 Thesis Students
ace ASysT Lab, K17 G12 ASyst Lab Students
chiller K17 Ground Floor CHI Lab K17 G11

 

Staff Printers

Printer NamePrinter LocationAccessible to
fipras K17-B08A Stores
ink K17-G04A School Office
facilities K17-G07 Facilities Group
devil K17-G08 Development Group
can K17-107 All Staff
laser3 K17-107 CSG Staff
hos K17-104 Head of School
pushkin K17-105 Admin Group
colour1 K17-107 All Staff
sergbw1 K17-217A K17 2nd Floor
sergbw2 K17-217A K17 2nd Floor
tropo K17-312 K17 3rd Floor
otter K17-301 K17 3rd Floor
boat3 K17-401 K17 4th Floor
eel K17-412A K17 4th Floor
colour4a K17-412A K17 4th Floor
csegbw1/docs1 K17-501 K17 5th Floor
pull K17-512A K17 5th Floor
docs2 K17, 501 K17 5th Floor (Large Colour)
zorba K17, 615 K17 6th Floor

Miscellaneous

FunctionRuns on This Machine
Backups count
Conform baton
Databases mahler, grieg
Mail note, tone
UDB Master maestro
WWW and FTP albeniz